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Merry Xmas! Yeah…That’s Right.

Merry Nothing
I have some peeves. Things that bother me that others do. One is when people get angry based on their own ignorance. The annual dust up at Christmas time about the use of Xmas vs Christmas is one of those. Each year we're treated to the same chorus of "it takes Christ out of Christmas!" which is bothersome on several fronts. The first being that the use of Xmas dates back at least 1000 years so it...
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Clarence Claus Wrapping Paper Sweetly Racist

Cute little boy at Christmas
II´┐╝SantaSanta comes from a very old tradition. He was Greek, or perhaps Turkish. Originally known as Saint Nicholas. Though he may have had a tan he was semetic or as is more commonly said, "white". The legend of Santa Claus can be traced back hundreds of years to a monk named St. Nicholas. It is believed that Nicholas was born sometime around 280 A.D. in Patara, near Myra in modern-day Tur...
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