Jeff Jacoby writes about De-Christmasing Christmas…………

WHEN A commotion erupted over the fact that the 48-foot white spruce installed on the Boston Common — an annual gift from the people of Nova Scotia — is identified on Boston’s official website as a ‘’holiday tree,” the city’s commissioner of parks and recreation sided firmly with the critics. ‘’This is a Christmas tree,” Antonia Pollak declared. ‘’It’s definitely a Christmas tree.”

Good to know Pollak knows a Christmas tree when she sees one.