The last-minute cobbling together of this year's Christmas "tree" from dumpster scraps, an antique broom handle, and generous quantities of duct tape is almost too perfect a metaphor for our times than I can bear.
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Happy Holidays, folks.
Here's to keeping it together, against the odds.
Still reeling in horror from recent events, but the 140-characters-or-less medium has proven a less daunting one to tackle.
Happy caloric escapism to all!
To tiara and tail-wearers alike.