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Thursday, August 5, 2010

Know Thy Enemy by Their Aesthetics

Sorry to bust in on Thursday. I know it's not my day, so this won't be a formal post. Prop 8 was overturned yesterday, and it occurred to me that there is an intense fashion discrepancy between supporters (jeers) and opponents (cheers).

The above photo exemplifies what's at the heart of the issue: 
 Would you rather leave your individual civil rights up to a disheveled guy with a drunkard's mustache, or a bespectacled  gay man with a cozy cardigan?

Go to bed with THAT, America!

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