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Trump Makes “Merry Christmas” Great Again; Leftist Heads Explode

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 25, 2017 at 7:01pm 12/25/2017 at 7:01pm
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President Trump has an amazing knack for pushing leftist buttons.  His trolling of the media is epic; they always bite, chasing his squirrels and making genuine donkeys of themselves in the process.

The latest example of this involves a “saying ‘Merry Christmas’ again” tweet and an ad released by America First Policies. ...

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Merry Christmas: Twitter’s #ThingsNotToSayToSanta Hashtag Game

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 25, 2017 at 11:00am 12/25/2017 at 11:00am

One of my favorite things about Twitter is the hashtag games that pop up from time to time.  I’ve very much enjoyed contributing to such classics as #ObamaDogRecipes and #ThankYouHillary, so it’s not surprising...

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A Merry Christmas from Legal Insurrection authors

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 25, 2017 at 7:30am 12/25/2017 at 7:30am

All of us in the Legal Insurrection family (and it is truly a family) wish you and yours the Happiest of Christmases and a wonderful holiday season.

For you: our holiday memories, wishes, reflections, and thoughts.

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Christmas Eve 1944: How singing ‘Silent Night’ saved American POWs during the Battle of the Bulge

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 8:30pm 12/24/2017 at 8:30pm

On Christmas Eve 1944, U.S. troops were in the freezing cold of the Ardennes forest during the Battle of the Bulge, waist-high in snow.

We have remembered and told that story on recent Christmas Eves:

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Legal Insurrection’s Christmas Song-a-palooza

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 7:00pm 12/24/2017 at 7:00pm
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Legal Insurrection has posted some awesome Christmas videos over the years, and this is a great time to revisit them . . . and add a few.

Music is such an integral part of the human experience, and our memories are so often connected directly to a particular tune or lyric.  A...

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Pennsylvania: Family Ordered To Remove “Jesus” Sign From Their Property

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 3:30pm 12/24/2017 at 3:30pm
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The PC, perpetually-offended crowd has struck again. This time in Pennsylvania where a homeowners’ association ordered a family to remove a “Jesus” sign from their own property because someone claimed to be “offended” by its presence.

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A Pennsylvania family was ordered by their homeowner’s association to take down their Jesus...

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Palestinians exploit Christmas for anti-Trump protests

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 9:30am 12/24/2017 at 9:30am
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The Palestinian leadership has responded furiously to President Trump’s December 6th official recognition of the obvious reality that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.

Over the past several weeks, there’ve been heated denunciations, some of which trafficked in ugly antisemitic tropes and canards; the usual Hamas-incited “days of rage”; calls for demonstrations...

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Israel sees surge in Christian pilgrims this Christmas

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 9:00pm 12/23/2017 at 9:00pm

Despite the on-going geopolitical drama related the impending move of the American embassy to Jerusalem, Israel is seeing a surge in the number of Christians visiting the holy sites this year.

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BU Prof Claims ‘Jingle Bells’ is Rooted in Racism

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 10:30am 12/17/2017 at 10:30am
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The left sure knows how to ring in that holiday cheer, don’t they?

FOX News reports:

‘Jingle Bells’ rooted in racism, Boston University professor says

“Jingle Bells,” one of the most well-known Christmas carols in the world, is now being called racist.

A Boston University theater professor claims the Christmas carol has a “problematic history”...

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U. Minnesota Memo: Wrapped Gifts, Trees, Santa Inappropriate

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 10:30am 12/16/2017 at 10:30am
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So basically, anything that will even remotely remind people that it’s Christmas time is inappropriate. Got it.

The College Fix reports:

University memo: wrapped gifts, Santa, Christmas trees ‘not appropriate’

A memo provided to some University of Minnesota community members at a recent event dedicated to discussing how to make the holiday season on...

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Colleges Struggle to Make Christmas Politically Correct

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 8, 2017 at 10:30am 12/8/2017 at 10:30am

Having successfully ruined the holidays of Halloween and Thanksgiving, academia is now moving on to Christmas.

Campus Reform reports:

Universities strive for ‘Christmas’-free campuses

As another Christmas quickly approaches, colleges across the country are issuing their annual guidelines on how to make the season as inclusive as possible.

At the University of California, Irvine, for...

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College Student to Dress as Christmas Tree Over Twitter Challenge

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 10:30am 12/7/2017 at 10:30am
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This is actually a funny story. The student said she’d dress as a Christmas tree if she got over 1,000 re-tweets and Twitter obliged.

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Brave Student Takes On Very Public Christmas Tree Challenge

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This Christmas

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 26, 2016 at 3:30pm 12/26/2016 at 3:30pm

With a newborn and a seven-year-old, quiet is a rarity. But everyone is sleeping soundly after our first Christmas as one, big family.

This year has been one of the best, if not THE best year of my life. Getting married, gaining a step-daughter, growing a tiny human — it’s all more...

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Merry Christmas vs. Happy Holidays

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 25, 2016 at 3:00pm 12/25/2016 at 3:00pm
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Once President-elect Trump vowed to end the war on Christmas and stated that we’re going to say “Merry Christmas” again, a nationwide silent cheer went up as Americans across the country felt the weight of the religious suppression that permeates and fuels political correctness lifted in a very real way.

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VIDEO: Hillsdale College Choir Sings ‘O Holy Night’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 25, 2016 at 2:00pm 12/25/2016 at 2:00pm
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This performance is actually from last year but the song is timeless.

Hillsdale is one of the few American colleges where no one worries about political correctness when it comes to celebrating Christmas.

This is a truly beautiful performance. Enjoy!

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The Ultimate Christmas Flash Mob Video!

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 25, 2016 at 8:30am 12/25/2016 at 8:30am

We featured this video last year and liked it so much, we’re doing it again.

Christmas flash mobs have become very popular over the last few years but so far none have matched the outstanding effort put forth by the

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Celebrating Christmas at the Reagan and Nixon Presidential Libraries

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 25, 2016 at 7:00am 12/25/2016 at 7:00am

I want to wish Legal Insurrection readers a very Merry Christmas (as well as Happy Chanukah, which begins December 24).

My family decided to begin this holiday season with a trip to the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California and the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in...

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