Christmas

These Little Girls Were Happy To Receive Black Dolls

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Last week, a mother posted a video of her two white daughters crying after receiving two black dolls for Christmas. Whether the gifts were sent sincerely, or as a gag gift, the world will never know. But what was more harrowing than the girls crying,...

James Harden Takes 20 Single Moms And Their Kids Christmas Shopping

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Sixty Texans are now #TeamHarden after Houston Rockets player James Harden and his mom took 20 single mothers and their kids — 40 of them — on a shopping spree for the holidays. Dressed in “Team Harden” T-shirts and blue Santa hats this past Sunday, the...

Dillard’s Removes Offensive ‘Dear Santa’ Sign After Social Media Uproar

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National retail chain Dillard’s ignited an unfortunate frenzy when it displayed a holiday-themed decorative sign in the little girls’section of a Florida store that read, “Dear Santa, this year please give me a big fat bank account and a slim body. Please don’t mix those...

Open Thread: Did You Believe In Santa Claus As A Kid?

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With all of this talk about whether Santa Claus is black or white, people fail to forget the simple fact that Ole Saint Nick doesn’t exist.  Growing up, I never believed some fat man, whether black or white, would come down my non-existent chimney and...

This Family’s “Christmas Jammies” Rap Is A Gift To The World

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The most exciting thing to be found in a traditional Christmas newsletter is usually a clever pun or the audacious use of Comic Sans in multiple colors. The Holderness family decided it was time to shake up the Christmas newsletter format, so they made theirs...

Controversial Times Square Billboard Urges People to ‘Dump The Myth’ of Jesus

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The holiday season is in full swing, and while folks are out decking the halls, secular group American Atheists is back with yet another controversial holiday billboard. This year, the group funded a two-story Times Square billboard in New York City that urged passersby to...