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White House Christmas Tree Arrives
ABC News, by Serena Marshall

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Posted By:JoniTx, 11/23/2012 4:10:26 PM

Malia, Sasha, and first dog Bo joined the First Lady Michelle Obama to welcome the official White House Christmas tree this morning. The 19-foot Fraser fir from Peak Farms in Ashe County, N.C., was brought in on a wagon by two Clydesdale horses driven by two men donning top hats and red bow ties, while the Marine Band played “Oh Christmas Tree.” Mrs. Obama leaned over briefly to smell the tree, while the girls examined it, stopping momentarily to feel the top needles. The first lady gave her approval with a thumbs up, saying it’s “I’s a go. We’re good.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: veritas, 11/23/2012 4:21:30 PM     (No. 9030929)

´Scuse me -- the what tree?

[And whoever failed to run this past CAIR is kaput.]

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Reply 2 - Posted by: civilservant, 11/23/2012 4:30:23 PM     (No. 9030935)

#1, to Michelle the only relevant part is that someone lese paid for it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: civilservant, 11/23/2012 4:30:59 PM     (No. 9030936)

Ugggghhhh.....
"ELSE"

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nigella, 11/23/2012 4:34:59 PM     (No. 9030938)

I had so hoped this would be the last year the obamas would dampen the White House with their presence at Christmas. Makes me sick....

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Reply 5 - Posted by: kayjaymac, 11/23/2012 4:37:56 PM     (No. 9030939)

I know it´s probably a typo, but I´m not surprised Mooch said, ´´I´s a go!´´


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Reply 6 - Posted by: killerbee, 11/23/2012 4:45:51 PM     (No. 9030949)

Squeee! Time to break out the Mao ornaments!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 11/23/2012 4:53:42 PM     (No. 9030957)

Obama would thank God the Christmas tree arrived, but that would be like thanking himself. Atleast now he has a place for all the Mao, Che, and Hugo ornaments he has.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: sgtfox of the jarhead clan, 11/23/2012 4:55:41 PM     (No. 9030959)

And if the empress failed to give the thumbs up or mumble her royal approval what would have happened ? Would it be replaced by another and another until she was happy ?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: JAN, 11/23/2012 5:01:53 PM     (No. 9030963)

Isn´t the first daughter brilliant. She always looks for a small point at the top.

Who scripts this absolutely inanity.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: fayebeck, 11/23/2012 5:27:22 PM     (No. 9030989)

Personally I think that all Christmas celebration should be banned from Government Buildings and the White House. All governmant employees including teachers and ALL employees should be required to work on Christmas. Only private business if they want to, should be off.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: gracepmc, 11/23/2012 5:32:51 PM     (No. 9030999)

They´ve already had the Mao, Che, Stalin Communist decorations. This year Muslim all the way --. Or it could be Union --. And inexplicably it will still be called the WH Christmas Tree.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: MMC, 11/23/2012 6:49:56 PM     (No. 9031052)

I am thinking that there will be a tree with Obama´s likeness on every ornament. Remember the days when classrooms had to have Stalin and Lenin in each classroom?

Oh.. wait... those were in my days as a youth in the USSR.... it is happening again.. where do I go from here?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ArtieC, 11/23/2012 7:26:09 PM     (No. 9031079)

I´ll have a happy Christmas now. Michelle approves.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Coy860, 11/23/2012 7:37:19 PM     (No. 9031084)

Did anyone else notice how inapropriate the first cow´s dress was for the occasion?
Shiny material, way too formal. But then it´s Michelle.."It´s a go" ? say what?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: nonsense, 11/23/2012 8:23:11 PM     (No. 9031126)

Poor Bo, being dragged around for a photo op. The girls of course ignored the dog and tried to ignore the tree.

Sure hope the Mao ornament fell off the tree and broke last year. Do not let Anita Dunn replace it!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 11/23/2012 8:32:24 PM     (No. 9031132)

The first Muslim was out of town.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: earlybird, 11/23/2012 10:57:01 PM     (No. 9031233)

No Spanx day (the dirndl skirt is always the tipoff) so she is bulging front AND back. With the boob belt riding on top.

She is built like a shmoo.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/24/2012 12:30:18 AM     (No. 9031275)

Then they promptly leave for vacation in Hawaii.

Bo, the rent a dog, has another photo opp.
He´s lucky he didn´t go the way of the turkey.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: doodah, 11/24/2012 7:20:45 AM     (No. 9031452)

I make it a point not to look at all the "foo foo" photos that the Obamas make endlessly. I do not care to look at any of them because of what they have done and are doing to my country. I resent that the children are protected by the MSM and are only spoken of in revered terms, while the Palin and the Romney children are made fun of from every angle. So please, can we have a Obama-free site. Thank you.

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