A New Kind of War on Christmas

by Troy Andersontothesource

If it didn't have such serious implications for the future of religious freedom in America, the recent Nativity scene brouhaha in Santa Monica, California would almost be comically absurd – reminiscent, perhaps, of a scene right out of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

For nearly six decades, a tableaux of life-size Christmas Nativity scene displays charmed visitors in "The City of the Christmas Story" – a vision of Joan Wilcoxon, an actress and wife of a Paramount Studios producer. The scenes, showcasing key moments in the Nativity narrative, became a popular Santa Monica tradition. Read More: http://www.tothesource.org/12_5_2012/12_5_2012.htm