Should you buy a real or an artificial Christmas tree? (Yahoo)

Should you buy a real or an artificial Christmas tree? (Yahoo)
No one likes cleaning up the piles of needles from a natural tree. “No matter what you do, there’s going to be needles falling off a real tree,” said Chal Landgren, a professor in the department of horticulture at Oregon State University. If you want to avoid the mess, go with an artificial Christmas tree. (see also Oregonian)