Now that Thanksgiving has passed, more and more people are setting up their Christmas decorations. The wreaths are neatly placed on front doors. The mistletoe is hung from the passageways. The ruby colored stockings adorn many a fireplace. The Christmas Trees are standing tall, but the question has been asked: do you prefer the real thing or artificial?

There are of course pluses and minuses to both. Lugging around a real tree (as well as choosing one) is a laborious task. Plus cleaning up and disposing of it is equally a pain. Artificial trees come in many colors and sizes, so even if you have a tiny apartment or just want something small for the office, they are normally a good solution. But they just don't have the same Christmas spirit as a real tree, some would argue.

So the question is: