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The War on Christmas

Indiana Town Upset After ACLU Helps Remove Cross From Public Property

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 12.15.2016 | Religion

Hundreds of crucifixes have been erected across an Indiana town in protest after a lawsuit ordered a cross be removed from the town’s Christmas tree...

Pastor Tells Kids Mall Santa Isn't Real, Gets Confronted By Angry Dads

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 12.11.2016 | Weird News

A real-life Grinch sparked outrage among parents at a Texas mall when he took it upon himself to announce to a line of children anxiously waiting to m...

8 Reasons Why the Holidays Suck/Rock!

Kara Post-Kennedy | Posted 12.14.2016 | Comedy
Kara Post-Kennedy

Oh, come on, you know they do! We ALL dread/look forward to the holidays in equal measure. We really hate/love it when we are reminded to simplify a...

The So-Called 'War On Christmas' Dates Back To The Days Of Henry Ford

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 12.10.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

As illustrated by the recent controversy about Starbucks' holiday cups and their lack of Christmas imagery, the idea of a "War on Christmas" is alive ...

Cha Cha Cha Chaaaaaappyyyyy Chhhanukahhhhhhh!

Lisa Geduldig | Posted 12.09.2016 | San Francisco
Lisa Geduldig

Here in San Francisco, where I accidentally moved 33 years ago from Anatevka (well, New York), the stores don't know Pesach from Chanukah. As soon as ...

It's Okay To Start Celebrating Christmas Now

Courtney Patterson | Posted 11.13.2016 | Women
Courtney Patterson

How is someone else's joy in celebrating the holiday season impeding on your life? To those of you who are currently celebrating the holiday season I say this: Wave your Christmas flag high and proud. What you're doing shouldn't matter to anyone else but you.

Jason Linkins

The War On Christmas Is Over And We Won. | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.21.2013 | Comedy

Jason and Katla love Christmas -- their stockings are always hung by the chimney with care, even though neither technically owns a chimney. But this y...

Jason Linkins

Christmas Movies Are Getting Worse. Like, A Sequel To 'It's A Wonderful Life' Worse. | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.17.2013 | Comedy

Jason and Katla love Christmas -- they watch "Elf" every year and still crack up at Amy Sedaris' throw-away line about declawing cats. But they've not...

Jason Linkins

The Political War On Christmas And Its Arch Enemy, 'Happy Holidays' | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.10.2013 | Comedy

Jason and Katla love Christmas -- they love the way the spirit of the season makes everyone's day a little brighter. And that's why they hate the way ...

The So Called 'War on Christmas'

Fr. Peter-Michael Preble | Posted 02.05.2014 | Religion
Fr. Peter-Michael Preble

I used to get peeved when one town after another would outlaw their Christmas display, then I started to see news reports of how Christians are being treated in other parts of the world and suddenly it all seemed so stupid.

Jason Linkins

We're Declaring War On Christmas. Here's Why. | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.03.2013 | Comedy

Jason and Katla love Christmas -- they have over two metric tons of tree ornaments between the two of them. However, they hate the way that Christmas ...

Taking Christmas out of my "Christmas Cactus"

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.12.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

I'm bringing the so-called "war on Christmas" home this year, by putting a permanent end to my stupid habit of calling my a "Christmas Cactus."

'Tis The Season: Atheists Erect Billboard In Times Square

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.11.2012 | Religion

The American Atheists group wants to share the "true meaning of the holidays" with the masses. As part of that effort, members have put up a billboard...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Eviscerates Fox News' 'War On Christmas'

Posted 12.04.2012 | Comedy

Fox News' annual "War on Christmas" coverage may have become pretty predictable, but Jon Stewart's mockery of it stays fresh year after year. On Mo...