This is That | Dec 11, 2013 | 5:20

    Watchdog deems phrase "Happy Holidays" extremely offensive

    Pat Kelly speaks with Sharon Coyle, a member of the Canadian Association Alliance, a watchdog group that believes the phrase 'Happy Holidays' is offensive.

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