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State of Washington Wants Nothing to Do with Christmas

After suffering the indignity of national media exposure last Christmas the great state of Washington is calling everyone out of the pool for Christmas 2009. Nobody will be celebrating any of their beliefs at the capitol this Christmas. Last year was just too much, they say. For years the capitol building has hosted a nativity [...]

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I can see why they decided to not have anything this year but I think it is horrible that it has come to this in so many places.
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It saddens my heart to read this, why is it so many times we must change to suite others, why is because one group calls you out you do not stand up to them, why, so many whys, isn't this why we do not pray in public schools, who's to say this isn't why so many young get "lost" along the way... Just makes my heart sad
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