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Mark the tape. A Politifact report that is fair and accurate. Given the history of this feature, I guess it's true that - as a Federal judge I knew used to often say - a blind squirrel does occasionally find an acorn.
There is something about Christmas that just drives atheists even more crazy than usual. Maybe it's all the happy people scurrying about looking forward to celebrating the joy of the season. I guess if you choose to be left out, it's easy to resent those who don't.
The most recent numbers suggest that donations to the Salvation Army of Milwaukee County are down by about 6% when compared with last year. Some argue that this is the result of an organized effort to demonize the Salvation Army because of its commitment to Christian principles and alleged discrimination against non-believers.