Yes, real trees are superior to fake ones, with one possible exception: they can burn your freakin’ house down. But what’s Christmas without a little danger?
Anyway, I thought you’d enjoy this video from our favorite local newspaper that shows how to handle a flaming tree.
The accompanying article has some good information too — namely, be sure you have a proper fire extinguisher. When it comes to those, go big or go home. Or, go big or burn down your home, one or the other.