NEW YORK –
The New York and Los Angeles police departments poked some at their perceived rivalry and entered into a hotly contested debate: Is "The Hard" a Christmas movie?
It started when the NYPD tweeted Monday that they were working with LAPD "to protect Christmas since Hans Gruber's 1988 attack on Nakatomi Plaza" with the hashtag, #YesItsAChristmasMovie.
The debate on whether the Bruce Willis blockbuster is a Christmas movie has emerged in recent years
NYPD Detective John McClane as a single manedly stops a group of terrorists led by Gruber (Alan Rickman) in Los Angeles.
The LAPD tweeted back that the NYPD will always be welcome to Follow McClane "and come to the (better) coast and have a party." Yippie Ki Yay & ho ho ho. "
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