16 Nov '14, 11am

Blessed are the entitled? via @sharethis

Blessed are the entitled? via @sharethis

*Reposted from December 8, 2010 “Christmas survived the Roman Empire, I think it can handle the renaming of the Tulsa parade.” - Jon Stewart (watch the video ) Ever witness a kid digress into complete meltdown mode after his parents refused to buy him that new video game? “But I want it! It’s mine! Give it to me!” Entitlement can get ugly, especially around Christmastime. And the only thing more embarrassing than watching a little kid throw a fit is watching a grownup throw one. “If you don’t play religious music at your store, we’ll boycott it!” “We demand that manger scenes be placed in front of all government buildings!” “How dare you say ‘happy holidays’ to me? I want to speak with the manager!” “I want it! It’s mine! Give it to me!” I’m not sure when or why it happened, but in some circles, entitlement has been declared December's Christian virtue. Suddenly it’s not e...

Full article: http://rachelheldevans.com/blog/blessed-are-the-entitled

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