Kwanza, Hannuka and Christmas.

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by booybob, Nov 22, 2013.

  1. booybob

    booybob Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    1,927
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    3,569
    Likes Received:
    800
    Guess which one that the post office is not making a commemorative stamp for this year??

    I am not a big "War on Christmas" Guy but if you are going to allow the other traditions and religions to be honored, why not allow the Christian tradition to be honored?


    Comments (94)




    By Cheryl K. Chumley
    -

    The Washington Times
    Friday, November 22, 2013






    Where’s Christmas? As one social media commentator rapidly noticed, a recent U.S. Postal Service advertisement to sell “holiday stamps” curiously omitted a Christmas or Christian-themed message, yet included portrayals of Hanukkah and Kwanzaa.

    The ad reported by The Blaze contained the text: “Don’t forget your holiday stamps. You’ll find them at your nearest post office or on eBay.” And below the text were pictures of three stamps: One showed a candle holder with nine lighted candles, emblazoned with the word “Hanukkah.” Another showed an colorful symbol over an open book, above the block-type word “Kwanzaa.”

    And the third, in the middle, showed — a gingerbread house.
    Twitter reflected the outrage of at least one eagle-eyed writer.
    The poster @RennaW said: “Don’t forget those three American holidays: Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and … gingerbread house.” The same poster followed with another comment: “What happened to Christmas?” And a couple more, from the same poster: “Oh yeah, because Christians celebrate the Holy Day of Gingerbread House, seriously? This is awful” and “I’d like to take this opportunity to wish you and yours a very merry Gingerbread House.”





    Read more: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news...holiday-stamps-omits-christmas/#ixzz2lOiG9bx8
    Follow us: @washtimes on Twitter
     
    Last edited: Nov 22, 2013
  2. Kool

    Kool Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    32,228
    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2012
    Messages:
    8,632
    Likes Received:
    8,841
    How about Scientology?
     
  3. MorningSong13

    MorningSong13 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    30,343
    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2013
    Messages:
    2,264
    Likes Received:
    5,890
    I'm sorry, but the appropriate reaction is who gives a fuck.
     
  4. booybob

    booybob Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    1,927
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    3,569
    Likes Received:
    800
    It should be all or none.
    Hell, if they wan't to make a stamp to honor the satanists I couldn't care less.
     
  5. Kool

    Kool Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    32,228
    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2012
    Messages:
    8,632
    Likes Received:
    8,841
    it really is crazy to not include Christmas...
     
  6. Divorce Chicken

    Divorce Chicken white punk on dope VIP

    Reputations:
    139,616
    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2012
    Messages:
    14,219
    Likes Received:
    31,337
    How about Ramadana-ding-dong?
     
  7. fletchman71

    fletchman71 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    18,315
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    10,590
    Likes Received:
    1,829
    I know you say you are not a big "War on Christmas" guy but if this doesn't prove that there really is a war on Christmas I guess nothing will.
     
  8. Dilkington

    Dilkington Active Member

    Reputations:
    162
    Joined:
    May 15, 2012
    Messages:
    2,200
    Likes Received:
    5
  9. scoobyla

    scoobyla Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    35,238
    Joined:
    Oct 29, 2013
    Messages:
    10,800
    Likes Received:
    8,083
    I will be pissed if there is not a Festivus stamp. :mad:

    Also, there is a Christmas stamp.
    Why do you always post such nonsense?
     
  10. fletchman71

    fletchman71 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    18,315
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    10,590
    Likes Received:
    1,829
    You would be so outraged if the Republicans did something like this, faggot.
     
  11. scoobyla

    scoobyla Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    35,238
    Joined:
    Oct 29, 2013
    Messages:
    10,800
    Likes Received:
    8,083
    I'm glad you agree that nothing will.
     
  12. Gusbuss

    Gusbuss VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    45,852
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    4,039
    Likes Received:
    2,980
    It's the crazy right wing paper.
     
  13. DaBUU

    DaBUU Active Member

    Reputations:
    15
    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2012
    Messages:
    2,352
    Likes Received:
    6
    [​IMG]

    hmmmmm, op crying about nothing once again.
     
  14. Chimney Portions

    Chimney Portions I drink cum Banned User

    Reputations:
    53,779
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    30,067
    Likes Received:
    2,253
    Also,

    [​IMG]
     
  15. Keyless Chuck

    Keyless Chuck Barely a VIP

    Reputations:
    28,791
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    3,196
    Likes Received:
    1,729
  16. Dorb

    Dorb Lovable Old Pig VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    128,680
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2012
    Messages:
    17,830
    Likes Received:
    18,857
    This is so trivial. Who cares?
     
  17. booybob

    booybob Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    1,927
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    3,569
    Likes Received:
    800
    I stand corrected!!
     
  18. yippeekyaa

    yippeekyaa Moved forward. VIP

    Reputations:
    547
    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2012
    Messages:
    6,488
    Likes Received:
    24
    Looking forward to my Leap Day Adventist stamps to appear next year.
     
  19. Chimney Portions

    Chimney Portions I drink cum Banned User

    Reputations:
    53,779
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    30,067
    Likes Received:
    2,253
    :lo5: It happens, man.
     
  20. check1

    check1 VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    83,503
    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2013
    Messages:
    12,250
    Likes Received:
    13,166
    You so wish you were a fat, black, lesbian refugee in a wheelchair. So sad.