Short Video Dramatizes Terrifying Trauma of Chopping Down Christmas Trees

12/23/2011 2:42 PM |

We’ve always found the annual ritual of mass conifer genocide carried out under the pretext of providing people with Christmas trees highly unnecessary and barbaric, an opinion we have a hard time articulating without coming off Scrooge-ish. Fortunately there’s this delirious short video by London-based animation team Treat to impress upon us the brutality of chopping down trees in November only to throw them to the curb in January. (WhoKilledBambi?)