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October 18, 2006
Only 68 Days Until Christmas!
I was in J C Penny this evening, and while browsing around I noticed that the background music sounded familiar. For a minute I thought that it was some song that had a melodic phrase similar to a very popular piece of music; just an interesting coincidence. But as I listened to see if the melody changed, I realized that what I was listening to was the more popular tune.
"Angels We Have Heard On High".
I said to the guy at the register, "Christmas music? Already?" He gave a light-hearted roll of the eyes and said, "Tell me about it." I love Christmas music, don't get me wrong (my father is a non-repentant Christmas-aholic), but this does seem a little early.
So you know what that means, right? When you start hearing Christmas carols played in the stores, it's almost...
Posted by Doug at October 18, 2006 10:15 PM
Our local Hobby Lobby started stocking Christmas items right after Labor Day!
At least it seems that the word Chirstmas will be a little more correct to say this year. Home Depot & Lowes are both indicating they will have Christmas trees this year instead of holiday trees.
Posted by: Mark Triplett at October 19, 2006 03:47 PM
Ah, a triumph over political correctness. :)
Posted by: Doug Payton at October 19, 2006 05:17 PM
Ok Stones, analyze this:
Click on "Snipers Eyeview of Iraq."
Posted by: Jane at October 19, 2006 07:38 PM