On 2008-12-25, Hadron was urged to write the following:
> TomB <tommy.bongaerts@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
>> On 2008-12-25, Hadron was urged to write the following:
>>> TomB <tommy.bongaerts@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
>>>> And the difference between posting this on christmas eve or any other
>>>> damned day is exactly what?
>>> The fact you even ask adds you to the festering pile of the bitter and
>>> twisted COLA fanatics.
>>> You know, goodwill and cheer to all men etc etc.
>> I'd rather practice goodwill and cheer to all every day instead of
>> just one day a year.
>> Holidays such as christmas and valentine's day are for hypocrites...
> You seem to miss the "especially" bit.
I did not see an "especially" bit.
> Clearly, any half decent human being would not gloat about families
> losing their income.
He wasn't gloating. He was quoting an article. Whether that was useful
> Christmas puts a lot of pressure on parents. Its the time for
> giving. For spending. Peer pressure.
> Maybe you don't understand.
I have 5 kids. I *do* understand ;-)
Middle age is having a choice between two temptations and choosing the
one that'll get you home earlier.
~ Dan Bennett