Tag Archives: Christmas tree

Lincoln Chafee Defends “Holiday Tree” Comments

Lincoln Chafee is the Independent Governor of Rhode Island and has been at the center of a controversy this past week because of the label he applied to that holiday tradition known as the “Christmas Tree”.

A beaming Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee calmly weathered a cross-country Christmas controversy yesterday, standing by his PC pronouncement that the 17-foot spruce in the State House rotunda is a “holiday tree” as outraged residents cried foul.

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Some Christmas Fun: Poll about politics and Christmas trees

A political opinion poll by AngusReid includes political data about people’s real vs. artificial Christmas tree preferences.

Americans, Britons and Canadians Prefer Artificial Christmas Trees
December 24, 2010Nearly one third of respondents in each country will not have a Christmas tree at home at all this year…

Political preferences are a telling indicator as to whether a respondent prefers a real or artificial tree.

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