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Michelle Obama Reads ‘Night Before Christmas’ to Kids, Adds ‘St. Nick Gave Up Smoking’

December 18, 2016
in Kids

First Lady Michelle Obama and TV/Radio host Ryan Seacrest experienced several uncomfortable moments while reading the classic Christmas tale The Night Before Christmas to a group of children at the heart and kidney unit at Children National Health Center in Washington, D.C. on Monday. “Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse,” the classic tale began, with Mrs. Obama reading the opening line. She and Seacrest would take turns reading sentences from the story. After reading the line, “The stump of a pipe he held tight in his teeth,” she told the kids, “I think St. Nick gave up smoking. This was a long time back,” according to CNS News. In 2011, the...

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