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Kwanzaa: Holiday Brought to You By The FBI

Brent150 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 1:06 PM
The only good thing about Kwanzaa (in my opinion) is that it encourages reading, among those who celebate it. I did not know that in the beginning it probably wanted people to read 'rules for radicals', and 'das capital'...

Is it just me, or does Kwanzaa seem to come earlier and earlier each year? And let's face it, Kwanzaa's gotten way too commercialized.

A few years ago, I suspended my annual Kwanzaa column because my triumph over this fake holiday seemed complete. The only people still celebrating Kwanzaa were presidential-statement writers and white female public school teachers.

But it seems to be creeping back. A few weeks ago, House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., complained about having to stick around Washington for fiscal cliff negotiations by accusing Republicans of not caring about "families" coming together to bond...