Tag: christmas

‘The Thrust of this Article Is No Longer Correct’: NBC News Backs Down from Fake News Hit on Trump, Troops, Christmas

NBC News has finally, a full day after being called out for printing the fake news, admitted that its article published on Christmas alleging President Donald Trump snubbed the troops during the holidays this year is incorrect. NBC has altered its headline and story, changing their meaning to remove the original anti-Trump thrust, and added […]

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Ann Coulter: HAPPY KWANZAA! THE HOLIDAY BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE FBI

The day after Christmas, President Trump issued his official Kwanzaa greetings from the White House:  “This annual celebration of African heritage, unity and culture is a special opportunity for many to reflect on their shared ancestry and values. At this time, our nation joins in honoring the important contributions of African-Americans to the strength and […]

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Historic 1,000+ Stock Boom Day After Christmas

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rocketed upward Wednesday in the highest single-day point increase ever and highest percentage raise in nearly a decade. The Dow closed at 22,878 the day after Christmas, a 1,086-point, nearly five percent gain on the day. It was the highest one-day point gain in history and the greatest percentage gain […]

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Fake News: NBC Spreads False Claim President Trump Did Not Visit Troops at ‘Christmastime’

NBC News and a variety of other media outlets falsely reported that President Donald Trump did not visit U.S. troops in a combat zone during Christmastime. NBC has yet to retract its demonstrably fake headline, and has left the fake story up on its website as of publication of this article. On Wednesday afternoon, White […]

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What Does an Official Christmas Tree Say About a Country?

ROME — At the end of 2017, Italy produced the most unlikely of antiheroes: Spelacchio, or Mangy, an ill-fated Christmas tree that arrived for display at Piazza Venezia in Rome with its needles falling off. It was the sorriest of holiday sights, and self-deprecating Romans developed an ironic but heartfelt […]

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One Sweet Day: Mariah Carey Broke a Global Spotify Record For Christmas

Mariah Carey visits Music Choice on November 16, 2018 in New York City. Photo: Jamie McCarthy (Getty Images) Mariah Carey is getting more for Christmas than “you” — she broke a whole global record on Spotify. The annually-regurgitated Christmas hit, “All I Want For Christmas Is You,” has broken the […]

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ICE Releases Hundreds of Migrants in Texas over Christmas

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has released hundreds of migrants in El Paso, Texas over the past few days, including 186 on Christmas Day. The local CBS affiliate reported that ICE has released 400 migrants. Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-TX), who lost his Senate bid to incumbent Republican Ted Cruz, is cited in the story as […]

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Celebrating, Celebrity-Style: What Did the Famous Do This Christmas?

Viola Davis attends ‘Widows’ New York Special Screening on November 11, 2018 in New York City.Photo: John Lamparski (Getty Images) So…assuming you celebrate, what did you do for Christmas? Was it filled with family and food, celebrated with your chosen “framily,” or spent binge-watching and bingeing on Chinese food *raises […]

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Damian Lillard Has His Own Version Of The Leg Lamp From ‘A Christmas Story’

Getty Image Damian Lillard is really good at getting into the holiday spirit. Back during late October, Lillard celebrated Halloween by dressing up like Stone Cold Steve Austin before a Blazers game. He got the clothes, mask, and championship belt he needed, and more or less nailed Stone Cold’s walk […]

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New York Times Salutes the Christmas Spirit of Hezbollah

In a bizarre article published on Christmas Eve, the New York Times saluted the murderous Iran-backed Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah for its wonderful Christmas spirit, applauding the group for helping to “ring in the season” and implying the United States has unfairly designated it as a foreign terrorist organization. The opening passage of the Times […]

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Mattis Spends Christmas at the Pentagon, Sends Final Holiday Letter to the Troops

Outgoing Defense Secretary Jim Mattis reportedly spent Christmas Day working at the Pentagon, with only a week to go before Acting Secretary Patrick Shanahan takes over on January 1, as ordered by President Donald Trump. The Defense Department published the final holiday message to the troops from Mattis on Christmas Eve. The message from Secretary […]

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New Yorkers’ Christmas Traditions: Chinese Food, the Knicks, Meals for the Homeless

[What you need to know to start your day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] On Christmas Day, a Brooklyn street was bustling. Couples carrying grocery bags ran into friends on street corners, double-parked cars lined the avenue and one man complained that he’d been circling the block for […]

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Ocasio-Cortez Wishes Merry Christmas to ‘Refugee Babies in Mangers’

Democratic Socialist and Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) wished a Merry Christmas to “refugee babies in managers,” drawing a parallel between the plight of refugees to the Nativity story. “Joy to the World!” tweeted Ocasio-Cortez on Christmas morning. “Merry Christmas everyone – here’s to a holiday filled with happiness, family, and love for all people. (Including refugee babies in mangers […]

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Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Is Classic for Christmas in Gucci Coat, Louboutin Stilettos

First Lady Melania Trump is classic for the Christmas holiday, wearing an assortment of navy ensembles and her favorite brands of luxury stilettos. For the annual tracking of Santa Claus, Mrs. Trump wore a Ralph Lauren turtleneck wool-silk midi dress with asymmetrical button details. The dress retails for about $1,120. Melania Trump paired the turtleneck dress […]

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Spanish Police Search for Migrant in Connection with Christmas Terror Threat

Authorities in Barcelona have been placed on high alert after receiving information on a potential planned terror attack and began a search for a Moroccan migrant believed to be connected to the threat. The initial terror warning was made public by the U.S. State Department which wrote on social media, “Spain: Exercise heightened caution around areas of […]

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‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Most Popular Christmas Movie in America

Survey Monkey online polls put the Jimmy Stewart classic at the top, with Love Actually rounding out the bottom of a festive top ten. It’s a Wonderful Life edges out the leg lamp and BB gun crowd that adores A Christmas Story, primarily due to its popularity with everyone over 35. Fourteen percent of people 35-64 […]

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Emmanuel: God with Us, Born that Man No More May Die

“‘Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel’ (which means, God with us).”—Matthew 1:23 (quoting Isaiah 7:14). While billions across the globe celebrate Christmas as a cultural event for family and exchanging gifts, for countless faithful Christians it is about celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, Emmanuel […]

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