The Surprising Inventions of Christmas

The invention of the modern Christmas has been relatively recent.  Some claim that the modern Christmas was invented when Charles Dickens wrote A Christmas Carol in 1843.  Prior to 1843, Christmas varied between a pagan rooted solstice ritual and a Mardi-Gras type event where party goers travelled house-to-house demanding wine and food.  In the middle Read more about The Surprising Inventions of Christmas[…]

ABBA files Lawsuit to Prevent Loss of Goodwill

Growing up, I wasn’t a huge fan of ABBA.  However, over time I have grown to appreciate it for what it is.  Maybe I have mellowed, maybe I like it more because it isn’t on every music station, maybe I have just listened to the music.  Whatever the case, I grown to appreciate their music.  Read more about ABBA files Lawsuit to Prevent Loss of Goodwill[…]