our thoughts, like yours, are
upon the season
and will likely remain so well into
the New Year.
Therefore, the Committee for Alien Content
invites you to spend the time you would normally
spend reading our old load doing better things. Acts of
kindess and charity might occur to you.
However, if you wish to see a discussion
on the impact of the acquisitions of xmas
please join in at:
Or, if you want to see the list of toys
and gifts that
turned tonsil revenge into the person
he is today:
Christmas Gifts I can Remember
Or, if you just wanna look at a real
try ~jwf~ as Santa
Stare into his eyes and try to tell yourself
the immanent is not imminent.
As an afterthought, Spiff here with a cheery Chrimble greeting and three
entries1 that are thinly disguised as the
ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and well, *kind* of
Future... No? Ok, Present again, then.
schismatamatician takes a
crooked look back at the religious festival that spawned
the modern spendfest. Good Old Saint Nick you probably
think... more like Old Nick according to this researcher!
We all know nostalgia ain't what it used to be, and
this season of good will is also a time for complaining
that 'it's all just *so* commercialised these days'; this
tip off from Gimli could explain
Far from not existing, Santa is actually alive and well,
but is a shadowy manipulative figure, who could well
feature as the villain in the next Bond James Bond flick!
On behalf of the Committee for Alien Content,~jwf~
who wish you the best and hope to see you in 2003,
"42 may be the answer, but we believe there are
still questions to be asked."