ARE YOU NEW HERE? NOT LOGGED IN? PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO REGISTER FOR AN ACCOUNT AND LOGIN TO REMOVE THIS WINDOW
Welcome to PatsFans.com. Do you have an account? If not - please take a moment to register for our forum and experience a much smoother experience with fewer ads, along with no longer having to see this notification window. Also learn about how you can receive a free Patriots T-Shirt from the Patriots Official ProShop by CLICKING HERE. Please enjoy your stay here, and Go Pats!
So when McLucas arrived at work at a Texas hospital last Friday, she was stunned to be told that the Stars and Stripes she had hung in her office in advance of Memorial Day were offensive, and that the flag had been removed.
“I got into work, I was met by my supervisor and told that there had been multiple complaints, that people found the flag very offensive and it had been taken down," McLucas told FOXNews.com.
Do you know why it's taken down?
I was told that as long as my flag offended one person, it would be taken down," McLucas said.
Would you like to know who this 'person' is? Are you ready for this new change?
McLucas, a supervisor at Kindred Hospital in Mansfield, Texas, had displayed the 3-by-5-foot flag in the office she shares with the hospital’s three other supervisors. McLucas said one of her colleagues, a woman who immigrated to the United States from Africa 14 years ago, complained about the flag to upper management, and the hospital decided to take down the flag.
An immigrated African woman. How about that for a 'change'?
Last edited by NEPatriot; 05-30-2009 at 03:45 PM..
DONATE TO PATSFANS.COM
RECEIVE A FREE PATS T-SHIRT AND SAVE 15% OFF WHEN YOU BUY FROM THE OFFICIAL PROSHOP!
Free T-Shirt & Save 15% Off!
Like Our Site? Please help support our site and server costs by DONATING TO PATSFANS.COM and receive a FREE PATRIOTS T-SHIRT and SAVE 15% off EVERY purchase you make from PatriotsProShop.com. You'll also receive added benefits to your account including Removing All Ads During Your Experience Here At Our Forum.
NEEDED YEARLY SITE DONATIONS: 345 | CURRENT # OF SUBSCRIBED SUPPORTERS: 98
I would not support someone in my office hanging a 3 foot by 5 foot flag... no matter what flag it is... that's too big for an office...
Get a small one.
And I bet the real reason for the removal is the size, not the content, and in typical Faux news, they turned it into a culture war story.
“The disagreement was over the size of the flag and not what it symbolized. We have invited the employee to put the flag back up.”
As I figured... I would not want a large flag in the way at my office too, they make plenty of small flags for offices you can use as paper weights...
This type of journalism is rotting America... Create the illusion of Hate for the Flag in America, and only at the very last sentence report that the issue is not that's it's an American Flag, but it's a frigging big flag in a small office...
Last edited by mcgraw_wv; 05-31-2009 at 01:00 PM..