Putting American flags on police cars sparks backlash in Laguna Beach

  
Via:  sunshine  •  3 months ago  •  31 comments

Putting American flags on police cars sparks backlash in Laguna Beach

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“People are screaming that the American flag on a police car is somehow or another ... hurting people’s feelings who might be immigrants or visitors,” said Councilman Peter Blake. “People are actually ridiculous enough to bring up comments about our cop cars having American flags on them.”

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Sunshine
1  seeder  Sunshine    3 months ago

Snowflackery again.

 
 
 
TTGA
1.1  TTGA  replied to  Sunshine @1    3 months ago

It's Southern California Sunshine; what else could we expect?

 
 
 
†hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh
2  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh    3 months ago

I know when i see the flag it makes me think how we discriminate against 158 of the 160 genders. It's so oppressive! Nazism I tell ya!

 
 
 
Krishna
3  Krishna    3 months ago

Some people need to get a life....

 
 
 
†hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh
3.1  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh  replied to  Krishna @3    3 months ago

That's just hurtful. 

All live matter, oh wait, we can't say that either...I'm sorry that was my white male privilege talking.

 
 
 
Krishna
3.1.1  Krishna  replied to  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh @3.1    3 months ago
That's just hurtful.

Depends.

I deliberately tried to leave it unclear as to who* I was referring! (People here in this discussion? People who put the flags there? people who opposed putting the flags there?).

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*Actually "to whom" is gramatically correct, but IMO people who are picky about correct grammar are really obnoxious, so I said "who".

 
 
 
†hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh
3.1.2  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh  replied to  Krishna @3.1.1    3 months ago

I'm an Anti-grammar fascist, We protest Grammar Nazi's with violence. It's moral to punch a grammar Nazi.

 
 
 
Texan1211
4  Texan1211    3 months ago

Will some of these snowflakes protesting over this ever learn that they have no right to go through life completely unoffended?

What a bunch of freaking loons!

 
 
 
†hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh
4.1  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh  replied to  Texan1211 @4    3 months ago
What a bunch of freaking loons!

That's no way to talk about persons (one can't be too careful about mis-gendering, looks can be deceiving).  The other day i accidentally referred to a it as ma'am and it immediately corrected me and let me know it identified as a hippopotamus.

So I bought it some feed and it let me off the hook. It was very educating.

I'm thinking of buying some hipster jeans and touring the US on an apology tour in a minivan. Do you think I can be president.  How doe's Beta sound?

 
 
 
Krishna
4.1.1  Krishna  replied to  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh @4.1    3 months ago
let me know it identified as a hippopotamus.

Identities are important!

In fact so important that a while back Facebook (Peace Be Upon Them!) published a list of identities that their users could have-- so that everyone would be happy and no one would be offended.

For ten years, the social network limited billions of people identifying as either male or female. Now there are dozens of terms to pick from. Here’s how to understand them all.For ten years, the social network limited billions of people identifying as either male or female. Now there are dozens of terms to pick from. Here’s how to understand them all.-

 
 
 
Sunshine
4.2  seeder  Sunshine  replied to  Texan1211 @4    3 months ago
What a bunch of freaking loons!

An understatement...

 
 
 
†hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh
4.2.1  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh  replied to  Sunshine @4.2    3 months ago

Oh now you too?

That is so OMG like triiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiigering! We are all going to die in 12 years and that's how you want to go out?

 
 
 
Sunshine
4.2.2  seeder  Sunshine  replied to  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh @4.2.1    3 months ago

I recycle and only ride a bike even in 10 feet of snow and -35 degree weather, so I get to live.

 
 
 
Sunshine
5  seeder  Sunshine    3 months ago

The US Flag is oppressive and must be banned. jrSmiley_80_smiley_image.gif

 
 
 
†hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh
5.1  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh  replied to  Sunshine @5    3 months ago

There you go!

Fight the Patriarchy!

 
 
 
The Magic Eight Ball
5.1.1  The Magic Eight Ball  replied to  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh @5.1    3 months ago
Fight the Patriarchy!

the greatest trick the patriarchy ever played on the matriarchy?

getting them to protest nude.

we snuck a midget who had a high pitched voice into a feminist meeting... he hid under the bleachers.

we suspect he was looking up skirts at the time checking for "sex objects" but this is unconfirmed.

while they were chanting "we are not sex objects"  over and over.

 at the right moment, the midget yelled in his girly voice "free the nipple"

and that's the way it went down jrSmiley_100_smiley_image.jpg

 
 
 
The Magic Eight Ball
5.1.2  The Magic Eight Ball  replied to  The Magic Eight Ball @5.1.1    3 months ago
 the midget yelled, in his girly voice, "free the nipple"

thanks to that little guy millions of nipples have been imaged and archived around the world and we ave confirmed, feminists are not sex objects

job well done. I wonder what happened to lil skippy? seriously, dont ask why we called him skippy

 
 
 
Tessylo
5.1.3  Tessylo  replied to  The Magic Eight Ball @5.1.2    3 months ago

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1stwarrior
6  1stwarrior    3 months ago

So, Cali doesn't want to OFFEND their new crop of ILLEGAL ALIENS, eh?

Jeeeez - they really need to succeed from the U.S.

 
 
 
†hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh
6.1  †hε pε⊕pレε'š ƒïšh  replied to  1stwarrior @6    3 months ago

That is just so wrong, they are undocumented migrants nobody is illegal. 

Fight the patriarchy!

 
 
 
Sparty On
7  Sparty On    3 months ago

screw em .... make the flags bigger!

 
 
 
Sunshine
7.1  seeder  Sunshine  replied to  Sparty On @7    3 months ago

4th of July must be hell for them.  

 
 
 
Texan1211
8  Texan1211    3 months ago

Seems as though we deserve the idiots among us.

Why do we tolerate anti-Americanism on our soil?

 
 
 
The Magic Eight Ball
9  The Magic Eight Ball    3 months ago
Putting American Flags On Police Cars Sparks Backlash In Laguna Beach

and ten minutes later the ones who hate the flag try to pretend they are true patriots.

I'm thinking the country has just about had enough bs from the left.

it is awesome to see national pride returning once again.

the left will kick and scream themselves into oblivion the whole way.

cheers :)

 
 
 
Jeremy Retired in NC
10  Jeremy Retired in NC    3 months ago

They are in the US.

They enforce US law.

They are driven by US Citizens.

Don't like it?  Then leave.  I hear Venezuela has a lot of open homes now.

 
 
 
Sunshine
10.1  seeder  Sunshine  replied to  Jeremy Retired in NC @10    3 months ago
Then leave

Exactly Jeremy....if the symbol of the US offends someone, what are they doing here?

 
 
 
Jeremy Retired in NC
10.1.1  Jeremy Retired in NC  replied to  Sunshine @10.1    3 months ago

Apparently the symbol offends them but the benefits don't.  

 
 
 
Ender
11  Ender    3 months ago

I'll just say the car is not inconspicuous. Really stands out. No sneaking up on people in this town.

 
 
 
Sunshine
12  seeder  Sunshine    3 months ago
Really stands out.

  A cops presence is a good deterrent.

No sneaking up on people in this town.

What are doing that you need to worry about being snuck up on? jrSmiley_68_smiley_image.png

 
 
 
MUVA
13  MUVA    3 months ago

American flags in America this a outrage.

 
 
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