A Festivus for the Rest of Us

The US states of Wisconsin and Florida have Festivus poles installed in their Capitol buildings. And Fox News doesn’t like it one bit:

For the origins of Festivus, see the article linked above and this:

I’d love to see a public ‘airing of grievances’ take place in every parliament before Christmas.

As usual, Jon Stewart is on it (H/T: E.J.)

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