war on christmas

Why the Puritans Cracked Down on Celebrating Christmas
  • 17 December 2020
When the alleged “War on Christmas” heats up, remember the Puritans first discouraged Yuletide festivities...
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Did Melania Trump Say ‘Who Gives a F*ck about Christmas Stuff’?
  • 13 November 2020
The quote reportedly was featured in a secretly recorded discussion between Melania Trump and Stephanie...
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Did a Survey Reveal That People Want a ‘Gender Neutral’ Santa Claus?
  • 20 December 2018
A survey by a graphic-design company may not accurately represent the views of the public...
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Was the Celebration of Christmas Illegal in the U.S. Until 1836?
  • 18 December 2018
A Facebook meme highlighted the Puritan colonists' dim view of December 25 celebrations.
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Did Sweden Rename ‘Christmas’ to ‘Winter Celebration’ in Order to Avoid Offending Muslims?
  • 13 December 2018
The so-called "war on Christmas" seemingly hasn't ended; it just changes location from time to...
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Did Facebook ‘Censor’ an Image of Santa Kneeling Before Baby Jesus?
  • 4 December 2020
The social media platform briefly covered a religious image that has been online for years.
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Did Kid Rock and Ted Nugent Raise More Than $10 Million to Fight the War on Christmas?
  • 7 December 2018
Apparently Bill O'Reilly forgot to tell them he won the War on Christmas in 2006.
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Did a Principal Ban Candy Canes Because They Are Shaped Like J’s for ‘Jesus’?
  • 7 December 2018
The principal of Manchester Elementary in Nebraska was put on leave as a result of...
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Trump, Obama and the War on Christmas
  • 27 December 2017
A look at how the phrases "Merry Christmas" and "Happy Holidays" were used under President...
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Is a Protester Holding an ‘All Holidays Matter’ Sign? An image purporting to show two men with signs — one reading "We must stop...
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A History of the ‘War on Christmas’
  • 29 November 2017
How wishing people "Happy holidays" instead of "Merry Christmas" came to be regarded as an...
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Did a Muslim Mayor Outlaw Christmas in 2017?
  • 13 September 2017
Reports that the Muslim mayor of a Michigan town banned Christmas festivities and decorations are...
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