Twitter Compares Donald Trump's Response On Santa Claus Question To JFK's

Geraldine Edwards
December 27, 2018

Before attending Christmas Eve services at Washington National Cathedral, US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump took calls from children anxious to find out where Santa is on his gift-giving journey.

When she responded, 'Yes, sir, ' he added: 'Because at seven, that's marginal, right?'

Collman didn't know what "marginal" meant and simply answered, "Yes, sir".

"For Mr Trump to be responsible for that is sad.but not surprising", a Twitter user named Walt Corey wrote.

Those offerings were gone in the morning, and under a Christmas tree, there was a wrapped present with Collman's name on it. "Because at seven it's marginal, right?"

Militants attack Libya's foreign ministry in Tripoli
Islamic State had been forced to withdraw from the towns and cities it held in Libya to regroup in the south. Three attackers opened fire on the building before two of them managed to get inside and blow themselves up.

TheStreet.com explains it beautifully: In the United States, a shutdown happens when the President and the national legislature, known as the Congress, "don't agree on a plan to continue funding [the government's] operations".

Rep. Mark Meadows of North Carolina, a Trump ally who has been involved in the talks, said the president "is very firm in his resolve that we need to secure our border".

The president's question was not well-received on social media. I would like to ask if he has any kids.

-Canada agency that monitors North American airspace, launches a Santa tracker each Christmas Eve to let curious kids around the world know when Santa Claus is headed their way.

On Christmas Day, Trump took fire at fired former FBI Director James Comey and the Democrats in a rambling vitriolic rant.

Baker Mayfield stares down Hue Jackson to taunt him after season sweep
Sunday's win saw Mayfield complete 27 of 37 throws for 284 yards, no picks, and a passer rating of 121.9. Baker Mayfield led the Browns to their second straight win last weekend over the Broncos, 17-16.

But what happened next could be considered less than flawless - especially for a young boy named Coleman or his family, who might have had some explaining to do after the brief phone call.

A shutdown affecting parts of the federal government appeared no closer to resolution Wednesday, with President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats locked in a hardening standoff over border wall money that threatens to carry over into January.

Trump: What you gonna do for Christmas? "We need border security".

Reuters reports that reporters asked Trump if any breakthroughs had been made in negotiations with Democrats.

Hill Reporter's Brian Krassenstein complained, "Fox News vehemently attacked Obama for saying "happy holidays" but won't criticize Trump for basically telling a 7-year-old that Santa is fake".

Cardiff formation repeated, Dalot recalled? Predicted Manchester United side to face Huddersfield
United had renewed energy on Saturday though, and Solskjaer was pleased with how the players implemented his ideas. The Portuguese gaffer was replaced by former Red Devils player, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer .

"I was like, 'Wow.' I was shocked", she told the paper of their exchange.

Other reports by

Discuss This Article

FOLLOW OUR NEWSPAPER