How the Media Would Have Covered the Birth of Jesus

| Tue Dec. 24, 2013 2:19 PM EST

Dan Amira:

The arrival of the messiah would have been a huge media event at the time had there actually been any media aside from the guy who announced the king's royal proclamations from a balcony. Consequently, we are forced to make educated guesses about how today's media would have covered the story, if it were around back then.

This takes about 20 seconds to read, and is funnier than I expected. Go ahead and click.