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December 10, 2012

Do you prefer real or fake Christmas trees?

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---- — “Real, it’s just tradition and I’ve always had them.”

— Scott Benson, Walton, garbage

collector.

“Real trees, the fake ones kind of ruin Christmas.”

— Lucas Hammond,

Walton, student.

“I hate the hassle of the real trees. I might be a Scrooge, but having to pick up pine needles from my living room until March is annoying.”

— Dalton Rowe, Walton, construction.

“I prefer the real ones. I don’t like the extra work, but the smell makes it more like Christmas.”

— Brandon Hart, Walton, retired.

“The have to be real, it’s part of Christmas having a real tree.”

— Winfield Protheroe,

Walton, retired.

“Oh it’s gotta be real, that’s part of the fun — going to pick one out and bringing it home.”

— David Washborn, Oneonta, sales.