Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

Whenever we visit Mom, which we're doing tomorrow, there's a stretch of the NJ Turnpike just before the hookup with the Garden State Parkway, where we pass under a bridge festooned with 'Murcan flags. Not American flags, mind you, we see that when we pass the flag store on Route 9. No, these are 'Murcan ones, stars and stripes interspersed with POW/MIA flags and whatever other propaganda of the moment we're driving by too fast to fully take in (thank goodness). I'd like to suggest that bridge consider some New Confederate Flags while they're at it (via BoingBoing), you'd hardly notice...