2010: The year that Christmas surrendered to mob rule

Flash mob, that is. Go ahead. Search YouTube for “Messiah” and “Flash mob,” and you’ll find how many shopping centers, food courts and malls, from Cleveland to Seattle, have staged these wonderful “spontaneous” performances of the “Hallelujah Chorus.” The fad has been studied by news outlets as varied as NPR and the Kansas City Star. [Read More...]