Comments for: The truth of Santa Claus

Posted Dec. 23, 2012, at 12:01 p.m.

At a time when the national discourse too often degenerates into name-calling and shouting, it seems appropriate to revisit one of the best refutations of skepticism and close-minded certitude. Written in 1897, the words of New York Sun editor Francis Church remain an enduring explanation of love, faith, poetry, romance …

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