Newspaper article The Queensland Times (Ipswich, Australia)

Santa Worries 'Stupid'

Newspaper article The Queensland Times (Ipswich, Australia)

Santa Worries 'Stupid'

Article excerpt

There's been a call to ban children from sitting on Santa's lap at shopping centres for Christmas photos. What do you think?

AS A professional shopping centre Santa, I think it is a stupid idea. I myself try to get the child to sit beside me on the chair but if the child is happier to sit on Santa's lap for a photo, then I am not going to stop them, whatever the child and their parents are most happier with I will do.

MICHAEL BURTON

SANTAS are screened before they get the role and plus there are at least a hundred people watching him... let's ban Xmas all together while we are at it!

TRENTON GOODWIN

IF PARENTS don't want their kids to sit on Santa's lap then here is an idea: don't make them! No-brainer I say.

NIKITA WHYATT

AT 36 years of age I'm beginning to understand that I will be the generation that says "remember when we used to have Christmas".

LUKE TEMPLETON

DON'T get Santa photos if you don't want your children sitting on or near Santa. …

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