Most of our Christmas traditions have very un-Christian origins

Yes, the “War on Christmas” is still a thing, and according to Adam Ruins Everything host Adam Conover, religious conservatives are actually defending traditions that are rooted in Paganism.

In a video uploaded to YouTube by truTV, Conover explains the origins of Christmas in a cartoon done in the style of Charles Schultz‘s Peanuts.

“The real story of the Holiday Season starts over 2,000 years ago during the Roman Empire,” Conover starts out.

Watch the video below:

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Sky Palma

Before launching DeadState back in 2012, Sky Palma has been blogging about politics, social issues and religion for over a decade. He lives in Los Angeles and also enjoys Brazilian jiu jitsu, chess, music and art.

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