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  •  Can you explain (1+ / 0-)
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    The Marti

    the St. Patrick's Day parade thing, and why that was important?

    •  it was very controversial at the time. the FDNY (3+ / 0-)
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      Christopher Walker, askew, corvo

      organizes it or is somehow else in charge and would not allow gay firemen supporters to march or somethimg like that, and a lot of people were boycotting it, every politician took a stand for or against. She had no idea what the controversy was and just said 'yes of course and then realized wait, this is not straightforward, and tried covering her tracks with disclaimers. LOL.

      "I'm sculpting now. Landscapes mostly." ~ Yogi Bear

      by eXtina on Mon Apr 08, 2013 at 01:17:09 PM PDT

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