The GOP used a Two Santa Clauses tactic to con America for nearly 40 years – Salon


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The GOP used a Two Santa Clauses tactic to con America for nearly 40 years
Salon
The only thing wrong with the U.S. economy is the failure of the Republican Party to play Santa Claus. -Jude Wanniski, March 6, 1976. The Republican Party has been running a long con on America since Reagan's inauguration, and somehow our nation's

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Thom Hartmann: How the GOP Used a Two Santa Clauses Tactic to Con America for Nearly 40 Years – AlterNet


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Thom Hartmann: How the GOP Used a Two Santa Clauses Tactic to Con America for Nearly 40 Years
AlterNet
Wanniski was tired of the GOP failing to win elections. And, he reasoned, it was happening because the Democrats had been viewed since the New Deal as the Santa Claus party (taking care of people's needs and the General Welfare), while the GOP

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Santa Claus(es) Coming to Town – IcelandReview


IcelandReview

Santa Claus(es) Coming to Town
IcelandReview
The first of 13 “Yule Lads” travelled across Iceland last night filling good children's shoes with gifts, RÚV reports. Rather than a single Santa Claus, Icelandic children look forward to visits from 13 mischievous Yule Lads, who come down one by one

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In Pictures: Santa Clauses gather in Denmark for annual world congress – The Straits Times


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In Pictures: Santa Clauses gather in Denmark for annual world congress
The Straits Times
People dressed as Santa Claus take over amusement park Dyrehavsbakken, in Copenhagen, Denmark, as part of the World Santa Claus Congress, an annual event held every summer. People costumed as Santas posing as part of the annual Santa Claus …
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Did Christmas come early? Santa Clauses come to Livonia – Hometownlife.com


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Did Christmas come early? Santa Clauses come to Livonia
Hometownlife.com
Gaining reflection and training to undertand Santa Claus, as well as St. Nicholas, is why he spent the better part of this past week training through the St. Nicholas Institute. "It's all about the spirit of St. Nicholas," the Trenton resident said

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Hoard of Santas and Mrs. Clauses to gather in Branson – Houston Herald


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Hoard of Santas and Mrs. Clauses to gather in Branson
Houston Herald
The finale of the convention will be the International Santa Claus Hall of Fame induction ceremonies honoring their newest inductees: Professor Tribini of Dresbakken, Denmark; renowned actor and motion picture Santa Claus Ed Asner, and Pat Koch of …

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Catherine Rampell: Trump is the Santa Claus — both Santa Clauses — of tax reform – Winona Daily News

Catherine Rampell: Trump is the Santa Claus — both Santa Clauses — of tax reform
Winona Daily News
The Two Santa Claus Theory was coined by Republican strategist Jude Wanniski in 1976. He argued that if Democrats were going to offer generous spending programs — that is, anoint themselves the “Santa Claus” of spending — Republicans needed to …

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Santa Claus(es) scheduled for early visit to local children impacted by flood – San Marcos Mercury


San Marcos Mercury

Santa Claus(es) scheduled for early visit to local children impacted by flood
San Marcos Mercury
A small army of Santa Clauses will distribute toys to Hays County children on Saturday as part of a nonprofit group's unique disaster relief program. The Lone Star Santas Convoy of Toys will greet families, pose for photos and hand out gifts to kids

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Santa Claus(es) to make early visit to children impacted by Hays County flood – San Marcos Mercury


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Santa Claus(es) to make early visit to children impacted by Hays County flood
San Marcos Mercury
A small army of all-seasons Santa Clauses will distribute toys to Hays County children on Saturday as part of a nonprofit group's unique disaster relief program. The Lone Star Santas Convoy of Toys will greet families, pose for photos and hand out

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Santa Claus(es) coming to Albion – The Daily News Online


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Santa Claus(es) coming to Albion
The Daily News Online
Santa Claus is in full dress with a twinkle in his eye at a tribute to Charles Howard in Albion in 2010. As a result of the event, nearly 300 Santas from across the country will be in Albion Thursday, Friday and Saturday for Charles W. Howard Legendary

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