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2012 White House Holiday Card. Artist: Larassa Kabel
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Blast from the Past. At Daily Kos on this date in 2006Merry Christmas

Let me take a break from my own personal war on Christmas (and the family crowded into my house) to wish you all a Merry Christmas!

My son, after refusing to tell us what he wanted for Christmas beyond "toys", spent the last two days telling everyone that Santa was going to bring him a "truck." We had already bought him a bike.

So I just got back from rushing to several toy stores looking for a frakin' truck. Shelves were stripped bare, and time was running out.

But I finally found one. I suppose this is what Christmas memories are made of, huh?
I'll definitely take it.


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