Christmas is still more than two months away — but that hasn’t stopped President Joe Biden from ruining the holiday, at least in the minds of Republican lawmakers and right-wing pundits. “This is the guys who is trying to steal Christmas,” the House Republican caucus tweeted this week, typo and all, alongside a strangely framed picture of Biden’s back as he walked away from a podium. “Americans are NOT going to let that happen.”
Over the last week, it has quickly become a Republican talking point that Biden is “stealing” or “ruining” Christmas — even Trump got in on the action, blasting out a mass email through “Save America,” his PAC, dubbing this year’s holiday “Biden’s Blue Christmas.” The House Republican caucus even tweeted out a picture Thursday of Biden’s face superimposed on Dr. Suess’ iconic Christmas-hating character “The Grinch.”
Read the full article. Much of the piece is about how Fox News hosts are dutifully parroting the new line.
We’re barely halfway through October, and it’s already solidly “War on Christmas” season over on Fox Newshttps://t.co/KCzHVJBjBb
— Brett Bachman (@BrettABachman) October 16, 2021
This is the guys who is trying to steal Christmas.
Americans are NOT going to let that happen. pic.twitter.com/frwWmchkVC
— House Republicans (@HouseGOP) October 13, 2021
Coming to America this December. pic.twitter.com/qUTE1Te4XQ
— House Republicans (@HouseGOP) October 14, 2021