Scott Walker Declares War on Christmas
When I saw this article yesterday, I was sure it was either a hoax or something from a tongue-in-cheek website — e.g. The Onion — that somebody took seriously. But apparently not.
Last week, Governor Scott Walker's campaign sent an e-mail urging Walker's supporters to forgo buying Christmas presents for their children, and instead donate that money to Scott Walker's re-election campaign.
(Here are some links.)
And this article has a screenshot of the offending e-mail:
Here is the email in full:
It looks like all those rightwing pundits were correct after all: There really IS a War on Christmas. This war isn't being waged by pagan cashiers who say “Happy Holidays” instead of “Merry Christmas.” It's being waged by Patriotic Biblehumping Union-busting Scott Walker and his henchmen.