I Pity the Yule

History Revealed Advent Calendar: day 12...

I Pity the Yule

In December 1983, First Lady Nancy Reagan invited A Team star Mr T to the White House to help unveil the Christmas decorations. An unlikely pairing, but the two hit it off.

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Mr T, partly dressed as Santa Claus but still sporting all the bling, gave President Ronald Reagan’s wife a doll of himself. Nancy, while perched on his knee, gave him a kiss on the forehead. Who got the better present?