From the submitter:
(actually a trick - the hole in the ceiling is actually a box that is supported by the top of the tree which was cut flat)
Dammit. You had me going there...
This is our recycling bin. You have about 3 months of trash in there. Since we don't have a christmas tree and we had a huge pile of trash in the recycling bin we figured out it would make a neat tree!
Can't tell if giant bottle...
...Or tiny Christmas lights