Most transparent white house ever shuts down gays...

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    This is classic.

    You like your tyrant now?

    Most transparent White House ever... - Ben Smith - POLITICO.com

    "Police chased reporters away from the White House and closed Lafayette Park today in response to a gay rights protest in which several service members in full uniform handcuffed themselves to the White House gate to protest "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."
     
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    Why is this being done? The video does not make that clear. I would like to know why it is being done before getting outraged.
     
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    I don't think ANYONE is allowed to handcuff themselves to the White House gate.
     
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    I'm sure they aren't, but when was the last time the press was forced back from the White House?
     
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    If the rightwing blogoshere says it's true, it must be. :rolleyes:
     
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    I saw the video of the police moving everyone including all members of the press back about 2 blocks from the White House. the only explanation they would give is "The park is closed"
     
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    No, but that's not the point.
    They shut down the park, where protests have historically taken place without being shut down.

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    So you're okay with the gay protesters being silenced?

    Yet another liberal admits to a fondness for shutting down free speech.
     
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    I'll be in town for the Million Marijuana March on May 8th. I'm not sure if it'll be at the park, I'm almost sure it will be though.

    If the feds fuck with us, USMB will be the first to know.:lol:
     
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    You probably will be better behaved than the gay bobs.
     

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