Diablo Views: Silent night, please, for the 12 days of Christmas

From Christmas carols to celebrating the holiday in the '50s, editor Dolores Fox Ciardelli blogs some seasonal opinions and memories at

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Posted by Vlado
a resident of Danville
on Dec 27, 2009 at 9:01 pm

Diallogue on Air Force One returning from Copenhagen

Obama: Those sunspots ought to be stimulated to warm up the climate.
Holdren: They're bigger than the Earth and may be hard to handle even for you.
Obama: Tell NASA to land on the Sun and do something there -- it has never landed on Sun before.
Holdren: The temperature there is 6000 degree centigrade, hard to withstand.
Obama: Well, tell'em to land at night in that case....

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