Chris Stedman http://wlrn.org en Wise Men Say: Time For A Truce Between Atheists And Believers (And More Toys) http://wlrn.org/post/wise-men-say-time-truce-between-atheists-and-believers-and-more-toys <p>As a boy, I always envied Hispanics at Christmas. That’s because they got a bonus Santa Claus.</p><p>Three, actually: <em>Los Reyes Magos</em>, a.k.a. the Three Kings, the Wise Men, the Magi – the fellows who each Jan. 6 lavished an extra round of toys on every kid I knew who had a Spanish surname.</p><p>As an adult, I’m still a big fan of <em>los Reyes</em>. And I think Jan. 6 – Epiphany, the day that Christians, especially in Spain and Latin America, celebrate the Magis’ visit to the newborn Jesus – offers another potential bonus:</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 11:04:33 +0000 Tim Padgett 26051 at http://wlrn.org Wise Men Say: Time For A Truce Between Atheists And Believers (And More Toys)