Brent Woodie

Christian Post Contributor

Christmas Tree Tax to be Added to Every Tree

The Agriculture department has announced a new 15 cent tax that will be added to all Christmas tree purchases this year. The charge – named the Christmas Tree Tax – will apply to all sales of fresh Christmas trees by vendors selling more than 500 trees per year.

Mail Order Chicken Pox Lollipops: Parents Warned About Illegal Practice

Authorities and doctors are warning parents, who want to avoid chickenpox vaccines for their children, to abstain from trying a new mail-order scheme to share lollipops licked by children infected with the disease. The process, which is promoted as a way to create immunity to chickenpox, is not only unsafe but also illegal.