Tag: Christmas

Economic Miracle of Christmas (revisited)

Note: the original post was written in 2009, but then got corrupted in a server crash Everyone receives Xmas promotional brochures from chain stores, local shops, big retail units, filled with hundreds of "unique" and "one-time"offers without which a citizen of the developed world cannot exist, be happy, provide others with happiness. We are indoctrinated to buy these products for ourselves,...
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The “Economic Miracle” of Christmas?

Everyone receives Xmas promotional brochures from chain stores, local shops, big retail units, filled with hundreds of "unique" and "one-time"offers without which a citizen od the developed world "cannot live without". We are indictrinated to buy these products for ourselves, kids, family and friends, as if Xmas was measured through the value (not usefulness) of a particular paper-wrapped box. As...
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