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Thanks for the reply Abdul. New Jersey 1920ish maybe a bit too close to The Recent Unpleasantness?
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To clarify, regarding a nearly century old photograph. Had some yahoo bearing a Confederate flag decided to join the march one wonders the outcome.
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Fid wrote: Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:35 pm To clarify, regarding a nearly century old photograph. Had some yahoo bearing a Confederate flag decided to join the march one wonders the outcome.
Not sure, but not likely is my guess. Goes against the 100% American nativist thing.
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News friggin papers dang, I'm pretty sure I've got the KENNEDY KILLED issue of the local.
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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.
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:lmao:

I hadn't realized how short she was.
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Damn I'm old. I remember those. :oldman:
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Barbera Stanwyck was a hottie in 1924

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So was I
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↑ It's frightening the linguistic levels used… 40 years ago. :|
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