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Old 11-28-2009, 06:21 PM
 
Location: Alvarado, TX
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Oh, God, another Confederate flag thread. So tiresome, so trollish. Go get'em, Reb, I ain't messing with it, as you know how I feel.

 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:24 PM
 
Location: mancos
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they fought for thier freedom and lost. should every one who ever lost a war give up thier history and thier flag?
 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Delta Planter View Post
Oh, God, another Confederate flag thread. So tiresome, so trollish. Go get'em, Reb, I ain't messing with it, as you know how I feel.
I know, buddy. Same old crap from the same ol' hateful South-bashing yankees who don't have a clue. Know nothing about the South and, worse, don't care. . Still, though? Think of themselves as so superior and enlightened. *whew* I guess I will never will figure it out....

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Old 11-28-2009, 06:28 PM
 
Location: MI
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That's because they were pardoned.
Wrong answer....in order to be pardoned you have to be convicted which means you have to have been tried or prosecuted. Some Confederates were indicted, but received blanket amnesty , they weren't tried.
 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:31 PM
 
Location: Keonsha, Wisconsin
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they fought for thier freedom and lost. should every one who ever lost a war give up thier history and thier flag?
Here's your answer:

The Flag Raisers - Iwo Jima

Their, not thier
 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:33 PM
 
Location: Lafayette, IN
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I haven't read the thread, partially because it's likely to get me more angry than I care to be. I strongly believe that the confederate flag is racist and traitorous. I ask one thing to those who cling to it: the British flag circa 1776 is as much a part of your history as the stars and bars so why aren't you flying that?
 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:39 PM
 
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Wrong answer....in order to be pardoned you have to be convicted which means you have to have been tried or prosecuted. Some Confederates were indicted, but received blanket amnesty , they weren't tried.
Fine, but in order to receive amnesty you have to be vulnerable to something: i.e. treason.

If everything was copacetic, then an amnesty would not have been required.
 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:47 PM
 
Location: mancos
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Here's your answer:

The Flag Raisers - Iwo Jima

Their, not thier
nice call on my spelling. *********r other answer. how dare you.
 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:50 PM
 
Location: Keonsha, Wisconsin
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they fought for thier freedom and lost
NO, they still have their freedom and liberty, how dare you?
 
Old 11-28-2009, 06:53 PM
 
Location: mancos
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NO, they still have their freedom and liberty, how dare you?
never mind.you will never get it
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