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Did you know that Easter Bunnies in the off season work at I-HOP?  And their favorite style of music is Hip-Hop...

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Dutch Schrap

Santa isn't happy about this poll.

 

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Coudy Santa

Hmmm, makes me think a little. The just before Easter thing is real. The Easter Bunny is clearly a character and kids know this, they don't think the character is real. The bunny is non-judgmental, he/she doesn't keep a nice or naughty list. There is nothing like a basketful of candy with a chocolate Easter bunny to turn a kids head. I believe the survey, not so much the conclusions. The kids that come to see me at Santas Workshop at the North Pole NY are either really happy to see me or genuinely afraid, at leas until I warm them up' - Pete

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Santa Dave

Did you know that Easter Bunnies in the off season work at I-HOP?  And their favorite style of music is Hip-Hop...

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And when they get behind in their work they HOP TO IT.

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Santa Bendron

I do want to point out it was only two percentage points, as well as being days before Easter. Also, there aren't any really loud voices denouncing the Easter Bunny as a symbol of the corruption and commercializing of a holiday the way some attempt to beat Santa over the head. The Easter Bunny is seen more as a candy-giving mascot, and since 90% (if not 99.999%) of the time, the Easter Bunny doesn't say or do anything other than pose for photos and hand out candy, so it is almost impossible for him to unintentionally cause controversy. (Also, few children send the Easter bunny wish lists that can total several hundred bucks worth of merchandise expecting to wake up with it in their Easter basket.)

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John Johnson

And when they get behind in their work they HOP TO IT.

Most Easter Bunnies are very busy right now.  They miss their favorite shows.  So they love the HOPPER! 

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Santa Dave

What does the Easter Bunny use to keep his feet warm? SNOW SHOES

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Santa Bruce Geron

To clarify:

I do think that there is over saturation of Santa throughout the year. It is frustrating, I am to the point that I am very cautious about accepting off-season Santa appearances unless the charity or cause is presenting a definitely strong reason for Santa to visit outside of Advent/Christmas.

As for the poll, yes there are many highly respected firms that carry out polls, but polls are easily squewed. Especially at this time of the year. As a group, I believe we should be concerned how and when the image of Santa should be present and how Santa is presented.

For me this situation is very difficult to make a black and white judgment call. As a young child, I remember the Christmas Mummers coming and visiting our neighbourhood. Most of them where dressed as Santa, poorly I thought (even at age 5, I had definite ideas of how Santa looked - tells me why I am doing what I am doing now). But, in that group I believed the real Santa was with the crowd at the end of the line. Not because he was handing us gift stockings but because he had something special about who he was I can't explain it, but out of a group of 15-20 men, there was the one real Santa. I recognize that was over 40 years ago. I think we live in a more skeptical society, a society that is very concerned over security. I am one of these who 9/11 has changed how I travel and view strangers. I don't have an answer, but I does hurt me when I read about parents trying to explain to their children who are believers why is Santa here in June or why are all those people dressed as Santa. This poll is simply a means for a healthy discussion about off season presence.

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Felix Estridge

Q: What are four hundred rabbits hopping backwards?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A: A receding hare line. 

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Santa Dave

What is the Easter Bunnies nickname? Bugs. As in Bugs Bunny!!

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Santa Dave

What is it called when a rabbit has a 1 night stand? Hare today gone tomorrow.

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Kevin Fast

How do you catch a unique rabbit?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

U-nique up on it.

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Felix Estridge

What is the Easter Bunny's favorite kind of books?


























The ones with a hoppy ending!

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Santa Dave

What happened when the Easter Bunny hit his head on the door?

He got a hare line fracture.

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Santa TJS

Elmer Fudd where are you when we need ya

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Santa John Gable

I have to say it.  Maybe the key is that the Easter Bunny never opens his mouth.  :lol2:

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NYSanta

Yes they do 

Yup - Figures lie and liars figure. 

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Michael Rielly

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I don't know why I find this so funny. :)

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Chris Capstone

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I don't know why I find this so funny. :)

 

Because you are warped like me. 

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Santa Castor

Okay, everybody now....

Here comes Peter Cottontail

Hopping down the bunny trail

Hippity hoppity Easter's on its way

He's got ....something something something

Something something something

Boy I love that Easter music playing on the radio!

Hope you all have a wonderful Resurrection Sunday

HE IS RISEN

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SCSanta

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I don't know why I find this so funny. :)

 

This is hysterical. My first smile of the day...thank you!

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Santa Marty

Michael,

A classic cartoon, and a great smile producer.

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Elf Without Jingles

Well, Elf w/o Jingles, this, once more, is what you get for opening up the proverbial can of worms. Knowing my fellow Kringles, I imagine nobody's gonna wanna hear "We're #2!" For the most part, I certainly don't. While I love the Easter jokes posted here as a result of the preceding excerpt, I do feel a tad silly. Santa Claus remains #1 for me --- and that's the way (uh huh, uh huh) I like it (uh huh, uh huh)!

 

[sorry, had to unleash my inner KC and the Sunshine Band there.] 

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Santa Leonard

One of my fellow teachers showed me a picture of her 2 yr old with the Easter Bunny - kids cry at the Easter Bunny, too!

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Michael Rielly

How can this surpass Santa?

 

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