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War on Christmas Erupts in Illinois

BY STEVE METSCH, Southtownstar.com

To avoid what could be a costly lawsuit, the village of Alsip will break with tradition and not erect a cross on its water tower near the Tri-State Tollway this holiday season.

The cross had been a fixture since the 1970s, Mayor Patrick Kitching said Monday. But after the Freedom from Religion Foundation, based in Madison, Wis., advised Kitching it would file a lawsuit demanding removal of the cross, citing separation of church and state, Kitching decided to not wage a losing and likely costly legal battle.

For the flavor of the response here are a couple of recent comments:
Floria Wolfe

I feel like I'm hollerin' up a hole.  This nation that was built upon the Judea-Christian values is descending into an aethist pit.  And for what?  Out morals have sustained us for all these years and is now being chucked away to apease a Godless liberal upheaval.  Let's all just play by the rules.  Want to change a law?  Do it constituionally.  Until then let's follow the rule book that made this country great, The Constitution.

atamsmom

OXY_MORON FOR YOU: You can't show any signs of your Christian religion and beliefs because they offend me because I do not believe as you do. I am and atheist(they say) I don't believe in God, he does not exist (they say). So if HE does not exist HOW can HE offend? You are offended by imaginary beings? Are you a 2year old seeing monsters under your bed?  GROW UP

I AM SOOOOOOO GLAD I WILL BE STANDING IN HEAVEN WHEN YOU MEET YOUR DOOM

a79jmt

War on Christmas Erupts in Illinois.. what the crazy corrupt un-American land... that gave U.S. our first foreign born and raised misleader..our first true American failure, Obama... liberally and surely unionized by the democrats and Obamanites for sure!  Hey enjoy Obama Claus he has many many more freebies to hand out than Santa Claus... a from funding from liberally who?     O Yeah the American taxpayer or at least the 47% still working hard paying for it!  Happy Obama Holidays!  

PS Obama needs no raindeers he has donkeys.. with brown noses and fairy dust and dollars!!!

roberto_tobar

The village needs to just have some "taggers" paint a very nice replica of a wooden cross on that water tower.  Then write a report up as vandalism.  And then elect not to do anything about it at the council meeting because of a lack of funds in the budget...  Let Santy Obama and his ilk in the federal government pay for the repaint job...

After dropping Benghazi from the top billing at Fox Nation where it had been a fixture for many weeks, now this is what they're pushing.

                                                 The War on Christmas.

     

Originally posted to Lefty Coaster on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 03:35 PM PST.

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