succumbing to peer pressure

Monday, June 12, 2006

Embarrassing Behavior

I find these protesters just as offensive as the hateful individuals who shout God hates fags at funerals for homosexuals. Who does these sorts of things?

How, she asked, would she tell her daughter, still a toddler, that her father had died in Iraq?

For the last few months, she told me, she has been replaying the moments of her husband's life, and his death. Antiwar protesters turned out at the funeral, the woman said. They lined the streets across from the service. Some carried signs and others shouted as her husband's flag-draped coffin was carried past.


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