Originally Posted By: MacBozo
Truth be told, Jesus probably wasn't born in the dead of winter (is there a "dead of winter" in a Mediterranean climate?) and Christmas is a co-opted pagan holiday. wink

And he probably wasn't born in a manger either, and not in a stable but a house, etc. etc.

But yes, there's a dead of winter in a Mediterranean climate. Unusual, but they've seen snow in Monaco.