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June 22, 2006

Bush Defaces Flag (Again)


With the Congress gearing up to amend the Constitution to partially repeal the First Amendment in order to address the grave threat of flag burning, Bush decided to take out a little time in Austria to scrawl his signature on American flags for some fans. This is a repeat of a flag-autographing stunt he pulled in 2003, for which there is photographic evidence:

Bush signing flag

If desecrating the flag is such an outrage, shouldn’t these Constitution amenders be drawing up articles of impeachment?


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