AN OBAMA CHRISTMAS
Why celebrate Christmas? That’s what President Obama asked a group of children from a Washington community center Monday. A child volunteered the immediate answer: “The birth of baby Jesus.” Mr. Obama took it up from there.
“The birth of baby Jesus, and what he symbolizes for people all around the world is the possibility of peace and people treating each other with respect. And so I just hope that spirit of giving that’s so important at Christmas, I hope all of you guys remember that as well,” Mr. Obama said.
“You know, it’s not just about getting gifts, but it’s also doing something for other people. So being nice to your mom and dad and grandma and aunties and