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War On Christmas Denial From CNN And Media Matters
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November 30, 2011, 07:56 PM
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David Brock`s Media Matters put up this video denying the existence of a War On Christmas

CNN`s Carol Costello: "Fox News, As It Does Every Year, Went Crazy" Over Phony War On Christmas | Media Matters for America

The underlying story, which they`re saying is totally not evidence of a War On Christmas, is that Lincoln Chafee, Governor of Rhode Island, insists on calling the 17 foot spruce in the Rhode Island state house a holiday tree.

He insists that it`s part of the state`s tradition of religious freedom, but that`s an error.  What he`s thinking of here is religious pluralism, which works against freedom of religion in the public square, because people are told that they`re not allowed to say Merry Christmas:

More Media Matters denialism:

For the refutation, see Tom Piatak`s Yes, Virginia (And Michelle Goldberg), There Is A War Against Christmas.