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Stupid shit from tge South

Here is the first of a new series of blog postings.  Stupid Shit from the South.   Someone in Louisiana is upset over the flying of the rainbow flag on public grounds.   As a Korean war vet he feels it is disgraceful.  Really? ?!!!?!! Effing serious??!!?!

Gay people as have oppressed and dehumanized what group of people?  Every day I am in Mississippi I see the Confederate battle flag flown over public buildings.  I did not enlist in the Navy to be subjected to a reminder of Blacks being less than humans in America. 

Maybe I am super sensitive this weekend but proposing legislation to ban rainbow flag is shitty.  It also says much given the other ills that plague Louisiana.   It is time we end oppression in America. 

http://thinkprogress.org/lgbt/2013/07/07/2261821/louisiana-republican-introduces-bill-to-ban-lgbt-rainbow-flag-from-public-buildings/?mobile=wt

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