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Luton council, we are told, has banned people from celebrating Christmas. Birmingham has renamed the season Winterval. A Reading man has been told to take his decorations down. There's only one problem with the 'PC campaign' against Christmas - it's pure nonsense.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/g2/story/0,,1967198,00.html

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This is from Media Matters, a non profit media watchdog (which is quite Pro-Left, but is well documented and funny). Another debunking of the War on Christmas

http://mediamatters.org/columns/200612010006

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And here I thought the "War On Christmas" furor was strictly an American thing, perpetuated by the likes of Bill O'Reilly and Rush Limbaugh. Apparently they have equally stupid British counterparts. I'm not sure whether that makes me feel better or worse.

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Not to blow my own horn, but if I can link something I wrote on the subject last year:
The War on Christmas

It's an opinion piece though, not a rigorous debunking.

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