[DMCForum] Tolerance
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[DMCForum] Tolerance



Here's what I don't understand - maybe it's because I'm weird, but, here goes:

Why do people get so excited around this time of year about how others
are greeted? Why can't people be more tolerant in terms of accepting
greetings? For example, if a Jewish person tells me "Happy Hanukkah",
I'm cool with that. That's his holiday, he is wishing me a happy one,
and I think that's nice.

Dave's got it right:

On 12/5/05, doctorDHD@xxxxxxx <doctorDHD@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> First off, I celebrate Chanukah, so when someone wishes me a Merry
> Christmas, I just take it as a friendly jester and of their ignorance as to my
> religion.

It's a friendly gesture. I don't see why people can't respect and
appreciate that, instead of getting upset. I certainly didn't mean
anything with my "Merry Christmas"; I celebrate Christmas, it's
natural for me to say that. I thought I was being polite.

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