Are Christmas lights just a waste of energy?

Over 90% of America observes Christmas in some way.

This is just going too far. Can't we just enjoy the holidays?
19% (135 votes)
I can see their point, but I'm not going to reduce the number of light strands next year.
28% (199 votes)
I'm definitely going to lobby my family to use less lights -- it'll also save us $ on our electric bill!
43% (304 votes)
I don't know.
9% (63 votes)
Total votes: 701