She wanted to give them "center stage with more than 14,000 red ornaments hanging from 29 trees". "The choice of red is an extension of the pales, or stripes, found in the presidential seal designed by our Founding Fathers".
The trees sparked a storm of online parodies, including references to the horror film The Shining and the dystopian classic The Handmaid's Tale.
Vogue said that "FLOTUS has chosen a theme more inspired by hell than a holly, jolly Christmas".
The event featured a number of live performers, including the Dominican Sisters of Mary and Anthony Kearns of The Irish Tenors, and the 56 schools from across the country helped decorate the 56 smaller trees that surround the National Christmas Tree as part of the America Celebrates display.
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After her remarks, Mrs. Trump was interviewed by CRTV Host Eric Bolling. "If even one of you leaves here today, and talks to a friend or family member about the potential to end this crisis, then we all succeeded".
The First Lady herself shrugged off the jokes yesterday, saying that tastes differ.
"The red Christmas trees in the White House", Bolling said, earning a laugh from Melania Trump. "... I'm here to remind you that some of those decisions, though they seem minor at the time, could negatively impact you for the rest of your lives".
"We are in the 21st century and everybody has a different taste", the first lady said during a panel at Liberty University. In real life, they look even more lovely.
She will later take questions from the town hall audience of Liberty University students, her spokesperson Stephanie Grisham told CNN.
She added: "I hope everybody will come over and visit it. Thank you to the many volunteers and staff who worked hard to decorate the halls of the People's House in Christmas cheer".
Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi told the BBC the Kartarpur project would help improve the countries' relationship. However, other analysts were less optimistic. "I understand that elections are important as a politician, so we will wait".
Michael Cohen , left, walks out of federal court with his attorney Guy Petrillo, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, in NY . Trump denied that Cohen is a threat to his presidency when asked by CNN's Kaitlan Collins.
One of the lawsuits against the Pentagon policy has made its way to an appeals court, the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Between 4,000 and 10,000 United States active-duty and reserve service members are believed to be transgender.
The Verge reports that you can also "tailor your abilities to suit your playstyle" and even form your own posse of seven players. On Wednesday November 28th , everyone who played the game on launch day (October 26th) can get involved.
In the boxer's autobiography "Unbreakable", she was quoted, "For a large part of my career, I had no sponsors". Mary Kom shook the record books with an unprecedented sixth title at Women's World Boxing Championships.
US officials have said for months that they were working with Mexico to find solutions for what they have called a border crisis. Customs and Border Protection helicopters flew overhead, while U.S. agents on foot watched beyond the wire fence in California.
Luciano Spalletti has already indicated that he is not expecting Tottenham to beat Barcelona at the Nou Camp. But of course in the Champions League , no-one is going to give you a present and not care about the result.
Next up is NASA's Mars 2020 rover, which is modeled on Curiosity and planned to launch in summer 2021 for a February 2021 landing. Meanwhile, mission scientists will photograph what can be seen from the lander's perspective and monitor the environment.
The prime minister subsequently confirmed the date to MPs, saying that she was "looking ahead to [the vote on] December 11". May aims to convince them that the deal "honors the referendum" in 2016 that saw Britain vote to leave the EU.
On Tuesday a federal judge Leonie Brinkema said she will later rule on whether or not the public has a right to see the documents. Manafort is now serving time in a Virginia jail after his August conviction of bank and tax fraud stemming from Mueller's probe.
On Saturday, Boca said they were in no position to play the game due to the injured parties needing medical treatment at hospital. CONMEBOL originally postponed the match until 6 p.m. local time Saturday before kickoff was pushed back again, to 7:15 p.m.
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The Governess has already proved her intelligent in the Jungle after her team made a decision to have a quiz at Snake Rock . Holly Willoughby was announced as Ant McPartlin's replacement in August, adding she "couldn't be more excited" for the gig.
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On Tuesday, Trump followed up and reminded the company of its debt to the American people and threatened to slash all subsidies. While GM did not cite tariffs for the plant closure, Trump's trade crackdown has created problems for the auto industry.
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I would say immediately to play at home. "We had more than one chance, we had a lot of half chances". I don't feel pressure to play at home.
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Propulsion plants targeted are Baltimore Operations in White Marsh, Md., and Warren Transmission Operations in Warren, Mich. CNN reports that the "company said the plan would make it more efficient, saving $6 billion a year by the end of 2020".
Union clings to GM plant in area where Trump promised jobs
The once-bustling factory already has lost two of its three shifts and 3,000 union jobs since the beginning of past year . The Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly produces the Buick LaCrosse , Cadillac CT6, Chevrolet Impala, and Chevrolet Volt .
NASA’s Mars InSight lander touches down, sends first pic
The vehicle appeared to be in good shape, according to the first communications received from the Martian surface. The three-legged InSight settled on the western side of Elysium Planitia, the plain that NASA was aiming for.
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Amazon Canada will be releasing more deals throughout the day and we have all of them ready for you, so keep refreshing this post. Electronics tend to take the spotlight on Cyber Monday , said Sarah Hollenbeck, a shopping and retail expert at BlackFriday.com.
Inches of snow expected around southeast Michigan Monday
State police at noon reported likely blizzard conditions should exist by about 6 p.m. today (Sunday) and into the night. Jeff Colyer declared a state of emergency in the state after five to 36 centimetres of snow fell in some areas.
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He was also seen arguing with Mourinho in training following a social media post during a match he was in the stands for. Pogba returned to Manchester United from the Old Lady in 2016 having started his senior career at Old Trafford.