The most wonderful time of the year looks like it will be a little less wonderful in 2020. Many of us won’t be able to spend the holidays with our loved ones. And no matter where or how we celebrate, it’s hard to forget we’re currently living in
The team at AM/FM has created the most appropriate virtual yule log for this Scrooge of a year. Their 2020 Xmas Dumpster Fire YouTube video (which we first heard about at
Fortunately this one was never in danger of contributing to our never-ending woes. AM/FM says this video was made “in a controlled environment outside of city limits with safety precautions in place.”
You know, if you zoomed in on the flames themselves you might even confuse this for a nice, cozy fireplace being maintained by dad as he waits for the kiddos to go to sleep on Christmas Eve. There’s even gentle holiday music. And don’t forget the stockings! Ah, what a nice thought. One that evokes tales of the glories of Christmases long, long ago.
But you can’t zoom in. It’s a static video and that’s definitely a dumpster fire.
Christmas or no, this is still 2020 we’re talking about.