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    Christmas
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    Neither; if you use anything other than 'Winterval' I'll knock you the **** out, you culturally insensitive anus.
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    If there's one thing that really gets on the nerves of Daily Mail-reading, immigrant-hating self-styled "patriots" at this time of the year, it's "knocking Christ Christmas" by using the word 'Xmas'. I personally use 'Christmas' unless I know that using 'Xmas' would annoy whoever I'm giving a card to, like certain people in my (Catholic) school.

    What do you guys do? :holmes:
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    I use Eid.
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    (Original post by SomaliMan)
    I use Eid.
    gorehs eid HAHA.
    how does christmas turn into xmas?
    wouldn't that make it crossmas?
    lmao
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    Christmas.

    Xmas is only used informally.
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    (Original post by theprodigy2k9)
    gorehs eid haha.
    How does christmas turn into xmas?
    Wouldn't that make it crossmas?
    Lmao
    i dunno it just does, goddd!!!
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    Christmas.

    Unless I'm texting or writing a short message on Facebook or something, in which case 'xmas'.
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    option number 3 for sure
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    I'd never say xmas in real life, but online or in text, for time saving's sake, i use it.

    Otherwise it's Christmas or, 'that day where consumerism and selfishness prevails'.
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    (Original post by damos92)
    I'd never say xmas in real life, but online or in text, for time saving's sake, i use it.

    Otherwise it's Christmas or, 'that day where consumerism and selfishness prevails'.
    calm down
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      Xmas is way too American.
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      My brain's always read it as literally "Ex-mas", so I bloody hate the word and often wonder how Devon handles the influx of tourism this time of year.
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      Christmas.

      Xmas makes no sense.
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      I use christmas.
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      i dont like the word xmas, it just doesnt sound as nice as christmas for some reason, though if im writing something down quickly (like shorthand) or texting someone and dont have enough letters i will use xmas but generally i prefer christmas.
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      Depends how informal the conversation is, whether I'm in a rush or whatever. I almost always say 'happy holidays' as opposed to 'Merry Christmas' though. PC Brigade represent
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      Christmas. I dislike Xmas. Not because I'm offended, I just don't like it.
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      'Xmas' makes me want to punch a puppy.
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      Xmas was just invented by shops to get Christ out of the equation. They want us to think of buying things on Christmas... Not the reason we celebrate it, the birth of Christ.
      No, just no.
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      i dont care - both the same thing.
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      Christmas, because Xmas makes me actually want to pronounce it 'Exmas'
     
     
     
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