When it comes to perversely compelling holiday traditions, little competes with The Yule Log video. Each Christmas Eve, TV screens become blazing fireplaces, thanks to an idea ignited almost 50 years ago. Digital advances now enable computer screens to flicker with flames. A video crackling on a smartphone makes even the loneliest booth in the diner a cozy retreat.
September 27, 2023
Editor on Duty: Mark K. Miller