Monday, December 23, 2013

Media Matters Video: A "War On Christmas" Story

Naturally, Fox's Bill O'Reilly and Rush Limbaugh are once again hyping the so-called "war on Christmas." Media Matters accurately calls this campaign "a fiction: make-believe manufactured and sustained by a noisy conservative echo chamber in order to perpetuate a culture war and keep their base trapped in a bubble." What would a real "war on Christmas" look like? To answer that question, Media Matters produced the following satirical video. Watch:

2 comments:

Michael J. Mand said...

What a waste of time and energy!

Did you notice that President Obama's comment was cut at an auspicious - or should I say suspicious - moment?

Jeff Tone said...

Yes, that was strange, since Obama was clearly joking--though that may not be clear, taken out of context, to every Fox viewer.