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Old 01-15-2013, 07:32 AM
 
Location: Zurich, Switzerland/ Piedmont, CA
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How about a park instead? I say leave the airport as is but that's me.

Campos wants Harvey Milk's name on SFO - SFGate
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Old 01-15-2013, 09:04 AM
 
Location: San Francisco
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If the cons can have "Reagan National" and "Bush Intercontinental", why not rename SFO?
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Old 01-15-2013, 09:10 AM
 
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Isn't there already a special day of recognition for him for public schools?

How about the Post Office on the old People's Temple site?
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Old 01-15-2013, 09:13 AM
 
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If the cons can have "Reagan National" and "Bush Intercontinental", why not rename SFO?
If that's your reasoning then I think Pat Brown International would be more appropriate. He did a hell of a lot more for San Francisco and the State than Milk.
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Old 01-15-2013, 09:13 AM
 
Location: Zurich, Switzerland/ Piedmont, CA
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If the cons can have "Reagan National" and "Bush Intercontinental", why not rename SFO?
Those are former US Presidents. I dont see a correlation.
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Old 01-15-2013, 09:40 AM
 
Location: AK, CA, FL, WA, AUS
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money well spent!!

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Old 01-15-2013, 10:01 AM
 
Location: San Francisco
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If that's your reasoning then I think Pat Brown International would be more appropriate. He did a hell of a lot more for San Francisco and the State than Milk.
Milk was a figure of national and even international prominence, which is more than can be said for Norman Mineta.
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:08 AM
 
Location: AK, CA, FL, WA, AUS
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If someone from his lineage wants to donate a $10 million + to SFO than go ahead a rename it, but there is no reason for tax payers to pay for it.
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:13 AM
 
Location: SF Bay Area
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Milk was a figure of national and even international prominence, which is more than can be said for Norman Mineta.
For maybe like 2-4% of the population...
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:19 AM
 
Location: yeah
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So why didn't they do this a couple years after his death, not a couple years after a well-known Hollywood biopic?
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