New Year with Reindeer in Thailand


Happy New Year in Trang, Thailand

They’re still playing Christmas carols here in Thailand.  Do they just not ‘get it’?  Somehow it seems the two year-end holidays–Christmas and New Year–have gotten melded into one, not too surprising since the Christmas of Christians is strictly a borrowed holiday.  I guess there’s nothing wrong with mixing your metaphors, but do reindeer really have anything to do with the New Year?  I guess black-eyed peas would be asking too much…