I hate to agree with a bunch of fascists, but The Northern League do have a point when they said it was ‘the act of a fool.’
There are no rigid rules about what you can and cannot include in the nativity scene, (the Patriarch of Venice) said. The imam of
, Hamid Shari, said he thought the inclusion of the mosque was a good idea and a gesture of inclusivity. Italians love to adapt new forms to ancient traditions and there is a new family in many of the Christmas cribs produced in Milan . Naples 's new President-elect Barack Obama and his wife Michelle figure in many crib scenes being sold there. America
Nobody seemed to mention the anachronism.