Do you respond to insulting posts about Happy Holidays versus Merry Christmas?

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Registered: 08-04-2005
Do you respond to insulting posts about Happy Holidays versus Merry Christmas?
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Sun, 11-27-2011 - 11:29am

I'm already seeing people post all this stuff yet again about saying Merry Christmas instead of Happy Holidays, keeping Christ in Christmas, etc.

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Registered: 08-23-1997
Honestly, I don't frequent a ton of message boards so I haven't really seen this. I probably wouldn't reply unless they were being really offensive.
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Registered: 09-10-1999

I dont usually go onto message boards either but the topic does come up around me. The type of conversation usually dictates whether I respond and how. If it is a general group of folks I dont know well, I just smile and nod and move on. If its someone I know, I tell them I adopted "Happy Holidays" back in my Retail Manager lifetime. I wanted each of my customers to feel that my wish was genuine and since I had no idea WHICH Holiday they celebrated, I used Happy Holidays. That usually gets