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Old 08 December 2016, 03:51 PM
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Jaded Backlash ensues after Mall of America hires first-ever African-American Santa

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But soon after news of Jefferson's debut made headlines, there was a flurry hateful reactions denouncing the choice. Some even called for a boycott of the mall.

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Old 08 December 2016, 05:48 PM
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Good grief.

I bet these people think Jesus of Nazareth was blond, don't they?
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Old 08 December 2016, 06:06 PM
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Once again George Takei is full of win and awesome!

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Watching people meltdown over a Black Santa in the Mall of America. "Santa is white!" Well, in our internment camp he was Asian. So there.
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Old 08 December 2016, 07:24 PM
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Set phasers to buuuuurn.
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Old 08 December 2016, 07:53 PM
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This just on top of my head, but if Santa is based on Sint Nicolas, who was the bishop of Myra, shouldn't he be Turkish?
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Old 08 December 2016, 08:23 PM
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He'd be Turkish now, but he was Greek.
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Old 08 December 2016, 08:25 PM
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Ah, ok, thanks for correcting me
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Old 08 December 2016, 08:51 PM
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He lived in Asia Minor but Turks did not arrive in Asia Minor until much later.

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Old 08 December 2016, 09:25 PM
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Are you sure Santa isn't Odin?
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Old 08 December 2016, 09:34 PM
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Santa doesn't have crows... unless the reindeer are in disguise.
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Old 08 December 2016, 09:53 PM
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Also Santa has two eyes, no children, and carries a sack instead of a spear. Otherwise, dead ringer.
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Old 08 December 2016, 09:55 PM
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Sounds like a neat guy. I'm going to have to take my grand daughter over to see him.
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Old 08 December 2016, 10:34 PM
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Are you sure Santa isn't Odin?
Santa would be made 10x cooler if he had two crows sitting on his shoulders at the mall.

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Old 09 December 2016, 12:29 AM
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Don't forget an eight-legged horse that Loki gave birth to.
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Old 09 December 2016, 05:31 PM
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Are you sure Santa isn't Odin?
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Santa would be made 10x cooler if he had two crows sitting on his shoulders at the mall.

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Santa is not Odin
He's Donnar Vadderung...
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Old 09 December 2016, 05:39 PM
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Entry 7: It's a very Nazi Christmas!
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Santa is not Odin
He's Donnar Vadderung...
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