Appearing with Conan O’Brien, comedian Whitney Cummings told a story of a intern reporting her to HR for merely saying “Merry Christmas.”
Many progressives believe “Merry Christmas” is not politically correct and should be replaced in all cases with “Happy Holidays” to be more “inclusive.”
Last year, I was working on a TV show, got in trouble with human resources for saying ‘Merry Christmas’ to an intern
Is that true?
That’s true. I was leaving. I was like, “bye, guys. Merry Christmas.” Like just a formality, what you would say.I come back, like, June 6th. H.R. calls me and they’re like, “hey, we need to talk to you. One of the interns is pissed off that you said ‘Merry Christmas.'”
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