December 17th, 2013 11:59 EST
Teacher Tells Black Student Who Wore Santa Claus Outfit: Santa's White! Video!
"The parents of a black teenager who wore a Santa Claus outfit to school in New Mexico said a teacher told the boy Santa is supposed to be white.
The parents, who asked not to be identified, said their son, a freshman at Cleveland High School in Rio Rancho, had his usual enthusiastic Christmas spirit taken from him when a teacher told him his Santa Claus costume was incorrect because Santa is supposed to be white, KOAT-TV, Albuquerque, reported Monday."
Some Americans are comfortable with a black teen dressing up as a burglar for Halloween, complete with a bag for his stolen loot and a ski mask.
But they can`t abide the idea of a black youngster wearing a Santa Claus outfit, in what planet they argue does a black young man break into a house to leave presents behind?
If a jolly old fat bastard, black white or purple, climbs down my chimney, I`m going to blow him away to Kingdom Come.
But no ethnicity has an exclusive claim on Jolly Old Saint Nick, as long as Santa has a big belly and a long white beard, he`s the genuine article.
The teacher has been disciplined: What the heck does that mean, is she getting coal for Christmas?
Read more: http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2013/12/16/Parents-Teens-Christmas-ruined-by-teachers-white-Santa-remark/UPI-96791387235533/#ixzz2nkeYiajy