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The state of Kentucky raised eyebrows through a letter sent from the governor indicating this year’s Christmas tree will, in fact, be called a holiday tree.

The letter immediately drew the ire of local Christian leaders.

Beshear administration spokeswoman Cindy Lanham says the holiday tree reference is meant to be inclusive of Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah

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Santa Johnny Boy

Bah! A Christmas tree is a Christmas tree!

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Bill Bryant

I was born and raised in the state of Kentucky. All I can say is I'm truly SORRY!!! I am getting so tired of people trying to be politically correct. We were founed under Christian beliefs. Just because people come to our country doesn't mean we have to switch everything to please everyone else.

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Elf Gary
Bah! A Christmas tree is a Christmas tree!

:ranting: You Said It !!! :ranting:

Unfortunately "political correctness" is liberal for creating a unified society without the right to be diffrent.

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Santa Mike Liquori

This is the kind of thking I'm talking about in my post Merry Christmas.

If we all don't stand up and let out a loud cry, one day the word Christmas will not exist.

I am getting so tired of these people trying to put their views on us all. Whats more disturbing is that the few are winning over the many.

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Nora

:sc_rasberry: I agree Bah Humbug... its a CHRISTMAS TREE....

BTW did anyone else have trouble connection to see the full article? I can not reach it.

thanks, Nora

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VetteCitySanta

I am a Kentuckian and I, too, regret that the Governor's office has determined that the state Christmas tree shall be referred to as a "holiday" tree. But that won't make the tree any less a Christmas tree. I don't think Christians/traditionalists/conservatists should get too riled up over this label and fall on their swords over such political nonsense. We all know it's the nature of the leftest mindset to bypass common sense in an attempt to portray itself as inclusive or progressive in thought. Give me a break. I'd be willing to bet that our "Christian" governor will drop his political mask at the front door of his own house and refer to the decorated evergreen in his living room as a Christmas tree.

VCS

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Kris Claus

To re-phrase Laffo,

"Just call it a Christmas tree."

Sure as heck if you don't, no one else will! <_<

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Big Tex Santa

Not already.........I'm supposed to light the tree where I am working, it better damn well be a Christmas Tree, I don't know a thing about how 'holiday trees' work ! ;-)

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Santa Dave

I'm proud to say I'm not politically correct. Its a Christmas tree!!!!!

Even artificial trees are Christmas tree's

Im' glad I don't live in Kentucky. I may be ticketed for having a Christmas tree in my house.

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