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Discussion in 'General Chat' started by gem88, Nov 28, 2012.


  1. gem88

    gem88 PetForums VIP

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    xmas or christmas?

    i always call it christmas. xmas drives me crackers and personally i think its just blooming lazy. whether you believe in christianity or not surely it should still be called christmas?
     
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    i agree with you.

    but i know Christians who shorten it to Xmas...

    i don't think they call themselves Xians though!
     
  3. seanmac

    seanmac PetForums Senior

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    personally i call it HELL :D

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    it is a well known fact i turn into this ass at chrimbo, i bloody hate it
     
  4. tiatortilla

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    i'm not a christian but i say christmas.
    typing and writing it i quite often put xmas though cos i'm lazy!
     
  5. CaliDog

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    i use both really
     
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    This. Xmas is shorter than Christmas so I often use that when writing. It wouldn't seem right to say Xmas though and I've never heard anyone do so :confused:
     
  7. gem88

    gem88 PetForums VIP

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    are u a relation of one of my regular customers at the pub :lol:
    he hates christmas with a passion too.
     
  8. MontyMaude

    MontyMaude PetForums VIP

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    Always always Christmas and if I do shorten it I shorten it to Chrimbo as I hate Xmas with a passion :D
     
  9. Reverie

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    I would never say xmas but I write it very occasionally. :p
     
  10. ginge2804

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    ^^ This..

    Does anyone actually SAY Xmas? Thats just strange :lol:
    But I do right xmas if im in a rush of can't be bothered.
     
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