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Merry Christmas, America!: Megawatt Displays Across the U.S.A. #2019

Merry Christmas America Megawatt Displays Across the U S A Every town has that house that outdoes itself at Christmas Legendary for miles around it is the place to see dazzling holiday decorating of the eye popping traffic stopping sort This flickering show

  • Title: Merry Christmas, America!: Megawatt Displays Across the U.S.A.
  • Author: BruceLittlefield
  • ISBN: 9780061348297
  • Page: 371
  • Format: Paperback
  • Merry Christmas, America!: Megawatt Displays Across the U.S.A. By BruceLittlefield, Every town has that house that outdoes itself at Christmas Legendary for miles around, it is the place to see dazzling holiday decorating of the eye popping, traffic stopping sort This flickering showcase bedecked with tens of thousands of lights is hard to resist and ignore as often every square inch is caked in Christmas, from snowmen to elves, carousels to candy canesEvery town has that house that outdoes itself at Christmas Legendary for miles around, it is the place to see dazzling holiday decorating of the eye popping, traffic stopping sort This flickering showcase bedecked with tens of thousands of lights is hard to resist and ignore as often every square inch is caked in Christmas, from snowmen to elves, carousels to candy canes But who lives in that house and houses like it around the country And what compels this Christmas decorating fervor Author Bruce Littlefield finds the answers on his quest to locate the most spectacular Christmas displays across America His adventures take him to the front lawns and doors of people in cities and towns from coast to coast who have a flair and fanaticism for doing Christmas right whose goal is giving the world an illuminated, inflated, decorated gift Littlefield shares his firsthand encounters with people for whom Christmas is a year round labor of love the people who spend mind boggling amounts of time and money transforming their houses and yards, and even those of the neighbors, into unique Christmas fantasylands that are spectacles of individual expression and must see destinations for the rest of us.These portraits of Christmas range from tacky to refined, outlandish to poignant and the reasons they are created vary, too but all are dazzling in their own ways, and the passionate people who dream them up have entertaining stories and anecdotes to tell that will make this Christmas the brightest, merriest, happiest Christmas ever Just follow the lights.

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    1. The first strand of Christmas lights was invented in 1882 Somehow, we went from a few colored bulbs attached to a wire this And this And this And, Dear God , this Insane Tacky Wasteful Yep It s all that BUT just try tearing your eyes away from the spectacle.When and how did it become an annual tradition to out Griswold the neighbors This book does a fairly nice job of answering those questions There are tons of photos and interviews with the many who begin their Christmas decorating in October, [...]

    2. This book makes me smile all those over the top displays across the country, burning up electricity, lighting up neighborhoods for miles around Littlefield captures the commitment in time,money and emotional output that characterizes individuals and whole communities who create these masterpieces He concludes with his own over the top version of celebrating Christmas It is a fun book for the season.

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