Santa’s Image Problem

December 27, 2009 11:16 by

The Palestinians hijacked Mickey Mouse. Is it any surprise they're creating not-so-jolly image problems for Santa too? Check out the latest photo stunt (via Gateway Pundit) which Reuters fell for.

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A Palestinian demonstrator in a Santa Claus costume throws a stone at Israeli troops during a protest against the controversial Israeli barrier in the West Bank village of Bilin near Ramallah December 25, 2009. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

What next? Viktor the Viking, Florida's Albert the Gator and, — perish the thought — Hogettes showing up for Bilin's manufactured dissent?

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