The “all family all the time” open thread

Open Thread bubbleI’m so sorry, but it looks as if I won’t get the chance to blog at all today. Between work and family, blogging kept drifting down the to-do list until it ended up on today’s can’t-do list.

Interesting things are out there, though, so if you’d like an open thread, here it is. You all know how much I learn from you.

My contribution is my favorite Christmas song (along with my gratitude for a country that let’s me enjoy the music without either forcing me to practice a faith that is not mine or barring me from my full civil rights for having a different faith):