Crèche Course

Back in 1987 I came up with an ingenious way to remind yuletide revelers of the true meaning of Christmas: by rewriting the popular children’s verse that helped precipitate the commercialization of the holiday more than a century and a half ago. In “A Visit from St. Nick,” better known …

Your Weekly Politickle

Ah, the madness of vulgarized Christmas! Disgusting, isn’t it? Jesus threw the money changers out of the temple. It’s up to us to rescue Christmas from the merchants. Feel free to publish, post, or pass on Your Weekly Politickle by F.R. Duplantier: CHARGE! At Thanksgiving we pull out the stopper …