Trump has long rejected the politically correct trend of bucking the friendly "Merry Christmas" with the generic "Happy Holidays". The theme of the White House holiday decorations this year is "Time-Honored Traditions."more +".
In Trump's defence, she was also getting a lot of love for the overall decorations which mark her family's first Christmas in the White House. And she's now ringing in Christmas at the White House in an era when Dictionary.com's word of the year is "complicit".
Mrs Trump says: "The president, Barron, and I are very excited for our first Christmas in the White House".
The official White HouseChristmas tree stands in the Blue Room at the White House during a press preview of the 2017 holiday decorations, November 27, 2017. When former social secretaries gave a luncheon to welcome Ms. Rogers earlier this year, one participant said, she surprised them by suggesting the Obamas were planning a "non-religious Christmas" - hardly a surprising idea for an administration making a special effort to reach out to other faiths. They don't use the word "Christmas" because it's not politically correct.
Children visiting the White House this year repeatedly told Melania, wearing a white dress, that she looked like an angel.
White house ready for Christmas: the Christmas tree set, gingerbread house in its place, the festive preparations are completed and today the first lady hosted a tour of handsome residence for journalists and selected visitors. The creepy hallway leads towards a decor-laden Christmas tree in another room.
Next, the China Room "is set up for a family Christmas dinner, with the table displaying the china from President Ronald Reagan".
Last year, the Obamas put out a giant gingerbread White House replica, as well as two lego gingerbread houses.
American comic turned TV host Steve Harvey hosted the event for the third time, making several jokes at his own expense. Celebrities greeted the Philippines' Rachel Peters who failed to advance to the final five of the 66 Miss Universe.
Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund: £1bn focused on innovation in robotics and battery technology was announced in April. They are artificial intelligence , clean growth , mobility and innovative ways to help an aging society.
But, Idaho AAA spokesperson Matthew Conde says that even with reduced demand, typical fall gas savings have been slow to come. The lowest price in Miami-Dade was $2.33 at Marathon on South State Road 7 and Northwest 199th Street in Miami Gardens.
The DCMS wants to continue working with colleagues in Europe, which could include participating in cultural programmes. Plans for the United Kingdom to host a Capital of Culture in 2023 were announced back in 2014, before the referendum.
The review will examine whether other government agencies are failing to report information to the database. That number is likely higher since approved buyers can purchase multiple firearms in one transaction.
While this is a cherished family tradition for many, the convenience of purchasing a pre-cut tree is more attractive for others. To keep risks low, always do not forget to make sure lights are off when you're not there to take care of them.
President Donald Trump and Time magazine are in disagreement over the mag's upcoming " Person of the Year " cover. He says he told the magazine that "probably" isn't good enough, and he would pass on the opportunity. "Amazing.
Select HTC U11 units start receiving Android Oreo update
HTC had confirmed back in August that it will soon be rolling out the Android Oreo update for the HTC U11 , U Ultra and the U10. Over the air updates typically roll out in stages, so it make take a couple of days for Oreo to hit your unlocked HTC U11 .
College of Charleston volleyball earns second at-large NCAA bid
The Bears owns a 30-9 series lead versus Creighton, and have not played since the Bluejays left the MVC following the 2012 season. Coastal recorded its first NCAA Tournament victory last season when it defeated James Madison in five sets in the first round.
Found new spy feature in Google Android smartphones
Devices with cellular data or WiFi connection appeared to send data each time they were in range of a new cell tower. Google told Quartz the information was never stored and it said Android would be updated to stop the practice.