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May the joy of the season find you: 12-25-17

I hope you are able to spend today, Christmas Day, with family and friends, appreciating the many gifts that life has to offer, whether you are a disciple of Jesus, an adherent of some other religious tradition or a follower of none at all.

String_of_christmas_lightsSo I am mostly going to be quiet here on the blog today, though I do want to play around typographically to wish you a:

 

 

 

 

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ANOTHER JEWISH CONTRIBUTION TO CHRISTMAS

And in the spirit of the season, I thought you'd enjoy this story from the Jewish Daily Forward about how a Jewish refugee from Hitler's Germany came to be known as America's Father Christmas. You may have some of his company's merchandise on your Christmas tree.

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