Flag at half-staff ??

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    WTF? Our flag is at half-staff for the leader of the Catholic Church? Why hasn't the ACLU jumped all over this one. Vatican City is a theocracy !!!!

    Too hot to handle ya think?
     
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    the aclu is dumb but not that dumb?
     
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    I sure would like for someone to ask them for a statement ! Even a "no comment" would be cool .
     
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    all ours have been at half since the red lake shootings. Pawlenty mandated it
     
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    I'm sure they will jump all over it in a few days.

    It was good to see Pres. Bush authorize it.
     
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    Sure was---chalk one up for religion if they don't start whining soon !
     
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    just sent them an e-mail:

    "the us flag at half staff for a religious leader and no comment from the aclu! shame on you"
     
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    Biding their time, fellows - biding their time.
     
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    The flag is at half mast for a religious leader who is not an American?

    Hmmmm
     
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    well the vatican is a sovergin state.....its leader is the pope....my guess is if a world leader died say tony blair....the us would fly the flag at half mast
     

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