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No More Hos Downunder
Australia Bans Santa's Traditional "Ho Ho Ho" as Ebonics


By: Rose A. Valenta (Prodigy) Nov 24, 07
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Thanksgiving marks graduation day for many aspiring Kris Kringles. However, this year in Australia, Santa’s were warned not to use the traditional “Ho Ho Ho” greeting, as it has bad connotations in some communities and shows disrespect to women.

Give me a break already, I wonder what animal rights activists think of the lyrics to the holiday song, “Dominick the Donkey.”  Plus, my grandma always said “If the shoe fits wear it,” so if you hear “Ho Ho Ho” and don’t turn around to stare down the fat guy in the white beard carrying a $100 bill, who said it, then it’s not offensive, right?



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