Ojai For The Holidays

By Bill Buchanan

It seems a little strange to be writing a column about Christmas. The temperature was over 90 degrees just a couple of weeks ago. But still, today is "Black Friday"; the official or at least "unofficial" start of the Christmas shopping season. I'm not sure when today became designated the start of the shopping season. I always wonder just who gets to decide these things. Is it a secret committee, or is it just this one guy who comes out and says, "Ahh, I think today should be the start of the Christmas shopping season"— kind of like if the

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