I don’t think it’s offensive – I just think it’s simply insensitive to just assume everybody is a Christian.
Of course no one talks about the whoring-out of a messiah’s origin story to hawk damned near anything from before Halloween through New Year’s. Reference Jesus vs. Santa Claus.
I’ve started ending my email newsletters with ‘Happy Ho-ho’ and ‘Merry Kringle’ in protest.
That and the debate on 360 (Andersen is sadly on some sort of vacation) was about ‘intelligent design.’
Are any other countries having these arguments still?