Calif. Town Downsizes Christmas TreeThe official Christmas tree for Concord, Calif., has people griping that it looks a lot like Charlie Brown's sad little tree. But don't blame the Grinch, blame the budget. The City Council says due to cutbacks, it had to pass on the traditional lush freshly-cut tree. They saved thousands by opting for a spindly brown one already growing in the city plaza. Also conveniently located next to an electrical outlet.
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