President Donald Trump is unconventional, compared to previous presidents. News outlets ran stories comparing how President Trump’s predecessor, Barack Obama, spent his Christmas, to President Trump. The Obamas spent Christmases in Hawaii, where Obama called home (in addition to Chicago, Illinois). But Obama’s last Christmas tweet as president differed from Trump’s first Christmas tweet: Merry […]
From the UCSB archives: Nancy and I are very happy to send our warmest greetings and best wishes to all those who are celebrating Christmas. We join with Americans everywhere in recognizing the sense of renewed hope and comfort this joyous season brings to our nation and the world. The Nativity story of nearly twenty […]
Fox Insider has nine feel-good stories for this Christmas season, ranging from a little boy praying with Santa to a child happy to run into a man who looks like the typical Santa Claus in a store. It’s worth a read.
From NBC News: Three years of economic recession and exploding inflation has impacted industries throughout the oil-rich country. With a recent currency depreciation pumping up prices even higher, some parents are simply cancelling Christmas. “Last year I bought everything for my daughter,” said Dileida Palacios, a 40-year-old hairdresser dressed in black to mourn her son, […]
After Target suffered when its transgender bathrooms policy blew up in its face, a watchdog group called 2ndVote is calling for a new boycott of the corporation: Lance Wray, Executive Director of 2ndVote issued the following statement: “This Christmas shopping season we’re asking conservatives to send a clear and direct message to Target, a company […]
Pope Francis said, “Only God’s mercy can free humanity from the many forms of evil, at times monstrous evil, which selfishness spawns in our midst. The grace of God can convert hearts and offer mankind a way out of humanly insoluble situations.”
As we celebrate Christmas, Reagan’s 1981 address is worth reading: Nancy and I are very happy to send our warmest greetings and best wishes to all those who are celebrating Christmas. We join with Americans everywhere in recognizing the sense of renewed hope and comfort this joyous season brings to our nation and the world. […]
Check out the NORAD Santa tracker at their website if you’re interested, or if you have kids, nieces, nephews or godchildren!
This isn’t a joke, apparently. It’s a legitimate government concern?
Free Beacon with the latest: School officials proceeded with a nativity scene in a scheduled holiday play using statues instead of student actors after a judge’s recent ruling banned a live representation of the birth of Christ in response to a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union and an atheist group. Local media […]
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