|Scandinavian shaman Santa brings mushrooms in a sack for everyone to dry in stockings.|
|Mary's Xmas Museum (Kevin Dooley/flickr)|
China, Russia, and parts of the geopolitical Middle East have greedily and unofficially embraced capitalism. So Xmas couldn't be far behind.
|"Electronics for all!" (AP)|
|Gasshō. Season's Greetings!|
|Moving "cake" by all means (Kevin Dooley)|
This has resulted in a rather interesting expression. Young girls are referred to as Xmas Cakes -- marriageable until their 25th birthday but requiring heavy discounts thereafter.
Of course, why limit it to dead birds? There's a dead savior, too.
He, like another Jew few think of as Jewish, gets lost in translation.