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    Quote Originally Posted by Wolverine View Post
    Negative it's anti social sexually deviant behavior, it's a mental issue
    Are you talking about Christianity?
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    Quote Originally Posted by LV426 View Post
    No, they are symbols and those symbols represent something. As Wolverine said in this thread, the flag represents slavery. Pretending it represents something else totally erases the history of that flag.
    And, since slavery was the single most important cause of the war a flag representing slavery would seem essential in a museum. The history of the flag and its meaning is being destroyed by banning it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LV426 View Post
    What am I missing? What history am I missing from those flags? You're trying to say that the history of that flag should be erased in order to satisfy insecure trash.

    So wouldn't you be the one seeking to control society by defending the erasing of history of that dumb flag?
    You are the one who wants to erase the history of slavery by banning a flag that represents that slavery.

    You want to destroy the freedom of museums to display such symbols.

    Again, should the swastika be banned in WWII or Holocaust museums? Or, the entire U. S.?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miss Margot Frank View Post
    I think you can't read!
    I said specifically that burning the US flag as protest is covered by the 1st Amendment of the U.S. Constitution
    because it's a government flag, but burning a rainbow flag is NOT covered by the 1st Amendment.............why?
    The war on crime, war on drugs, war on terror, and now the war on opiods.............there's a reason they call it a war. So you idiots will easily accept the collateral damage of innocents

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    Quote Originally Posted by Woko Haram View Post
    That's the ideal, but it's much harder to avoid repeating if it's erased.
    oh, for sure
    The war on crime, war on drugs, war on terror, and now the war on opiods.............there's a reason they call it a war. So you idiots will easily accept the collateral damage of innocents

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    Quote Originally Posted by Woko Haram View Post
    Considering Trump is from NY, I don't see how that's even remotely accurate.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Woko Haram View Post
    Actually, that depends on the context. You can burn a rainbow flag without being charged with a hate crime if you follow whatever the local laws are for burning items and if you do it in a public space rather than somewhere else like a gay person's yard.

    Technically, you can burn a cross in a public space with the right permits. Granted, getting permission from a local government to do that is very unlikely for obvious reasons.

    Hate crimes are easier to determine when the action being done is on someone's private property or in other expressions of a personal threat.

    It's why the KKK is still allowed to have rallies, but they aren't allowed to burn a cross in someone's yard.
    You're playing dumb or semantics
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    Quote Originally Posted by Flash View Post
    And, since slavery was the single most important cause of the war a flag representing slavery would seem essential in a museum. The history of the flag and its meaning is being destroyed by banning it.
    It was taken off the museum logo,not banned
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    Quote Originally Posted by Miss Margot Frank View Post
    It was taken off the museum logo,not banned
    I understand, but LV426 wants it banned everywhere--monuments destroyed,

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miss Margot Frank View Post
    I'm sure I could dig up some unflattering pictures of Obama supporters, but it would be equally as much of an association fallacy as what you're doing here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miss Margot Frank View Post
    You're playing dumb or semantics
    If you bring up the topic of hate crimes, it requires specific conditions. Burning a symbol in and of itself is not a hate crime.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Woko Haram View Post
    I'm sure I could dig up some unflattering pictures of Obama supporters, but it would be equally as much of an association fallacy as what you're doing here.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Right Wingski View Post
    Pointing out an association fallacy is not whataboutism.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Woko Haram View Post
    Pointing out an association fallacy is not whataboutism.
    Sure it is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SmarterthanYou View Post
    yep, you're triggered. do you ever get tired of being proven wrong?
    Do you ever get tired of driving drunk.

    Hopefully you'll watch your wife scream for help after being trapped in a burning car caused by it being hit by a drunk driver. I doubt you'd care.

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