View Full Version : Great Injustice to Mithras...

Nov. 27, 2009, 08:32 AM
I think we should all protest. This is just so unfair to poor Mithras. Somebody stole his holiday, and it just ain't right.

Let's all forego Christmas this year, and just have a great steak dinner at your favorite local establishment.

War Admiral
Nov. 27, 2009, 09:48 AM
Well, that was the genius of the Catholic Church at the time; it was (as a body) very very good at appropriating already-established celebrations. Would that it were still so flexible now...

Here is the famous Mithras/Christmas Redux (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MSm7YPMQOSo) from QI.... :D

Nov. 27, 2009, 12:07 PM
Poor thing! I agree.