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Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Incognito, Sep 25, 2009.

  1. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:39 PM
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    Incognito

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    What do you think when you see a Confederate flag? What does it signify to you?
     
  2. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:44 PM
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    Jester243

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  3. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:48 PM
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    Ok, I'll play.....

    The first thing I think of.... is a beat up old pickup truck with the flag waving out the bed. Pure Redneck.....

    (just being honest)
     
  4. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:50 PM
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    Menametony

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    i thought about putting one on my truck for shits and giggles.. lol
     
  5. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:51 PM
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    Incognito

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    Go for it! :)
     
  6. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:51 PM
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    DanGer

    DanGer Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    I think it is awesome. I grew up around a ton of civil war history so I love it.

    It makes me think of pride and (optimistically) people really know what it stands for
     
  7. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:52 PM
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    Menametony

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    i dont know if it would look right... a lifted taco.. with a confederate flag.. and an asian guy driving it.. i think i would get some stares... lol.. will probably have to carry
     
  8. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:54 PM
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    Depends on how it is represented....On the back of a pickup truck, redneck as hell.(the south ull rize agin BY GOD) Just my personal opinion.

    A lot of people are just proud of where they come from. I personally won't fly a confederate flag.
     
  9. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:54 PM
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    MyToyTaco

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    +1 me too
     
  10. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:55 PM
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    In So. Cal you might get pulled out of your truck and get the crap kicked out of you. Or, people might just scratch their heads. Depends what part of town your in.
     
  11. Sep 25, 2009 at 2:59 PM
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    ibtl :anonymous:


    i see the historical sides of the flags as well...however...i also recognize the modern day bias against them etc etc...and therefore choose not to display them
     
  12. Sep 25, 2009 at 3:01 PM
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    I'm in the same boat. If people would really take the time to figure out what it really stands for.
    :laugh:

    Yeah, that would draw some stares. :p
    If people only knew what it stands for... :(
     
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    out of curiosity...which "confederate" flag are we talking about?
     
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    i am not going to lie, i love it
     
  17. Sep 25, 2009 at 3:22 PM
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  18. Sep 25, 2009 at 4:25 PM
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    My old school's flag was actualy a rebel flag, I personaly don't care either way. I didn't think I sounded like I was a southner but everybody makes fun of me. I don't chose to fly one but mostly all my friends do.
     
  20. Sep 25, 2009 at 4:35 PM
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    I've got one on my truck and am PROUD to be a Southern Boy. It's in my blood!!! SC succeeded first and we damn sure might do it again.
     
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