***from an e-mail I just got from my Uncle Walt (who incidentally, works in the D.C. area)***
The Supreme Court ruled last week that there cannot be a Nativity
scene in Washington , D.C. this Christmas.
This is not for any religious or constitutional reason; they simply
have been unable to find three wise men and a virgin in the nation's
There was no difficulty, however, filling the stable with asses.