Do you find the greeting “Merry Christmas” offensive?
Don’t say ‘Merry Christmas’, it might offend someone, says Whitehall guidance
Employees at the Department of Energy and Climate Change have received advice on keeping their festive greetings ‘politically correct’
Staff at a Government department have been urged to avoid writing the words “Merry Christmas” in seasonal email greetings to avoid upsetting anyone.
Instead, employees at the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have reportedly been advised to stick to the more neutral term “Season’s Greetings”.
See the article in The Telegraph
What is happening to our traditions? Is saying ‘Happy Holidays’ going to replace ‘Merry Christmas’? Will Christmas be cancelled in years to come? Is all this political correctness “tinsel-wrapped idiocy”?