Brampton Transit announced this week that it’s Merry Christmas and Holiday greetings will be removed from buses effective immediately. After an extensive review of services, staff made the decision based on accessibility — keeping the message simple makes for easier reading. So now during Holiday months, the message on buses will remain the same. Surprisingly, Bramptonians took the news in stride, acknowledging the rationale behind the decision. Here’s how they responded:

Cue the over dramaticsScreen Shot 2015-12-16 at 8.12.18 PM

This is NOT okayScreen Shot 2015-12-16 at 9.36.45 PM— USE CAPS LOCK TO SHOW EXTRA OUTRAGEScreen Shot 2015-12-16 at 8.00.16 PM So ‘affensive’Screen Shot 2015-12-16 at 8.02.37 PMThey can’t take away Christmas!Screen Shot 2015-12-16 at 9.32.00 PMThat’ll show her!Screen Shot 2015-12-16 at 7.58.09 PM¬†Christmas is ruined, take away the toys from needy children too!Screen Shot 2015-12-16 at 7.58.45 PM

Bramptonians really approached this one with a level head — just like the internet did when the Starbucks cup dilemma happened.

What do you think about city staff’s decision to remove Merry Christmas from buses?