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Old January 23rd, 2013, 04:57 AM   #11

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The flags are representations of national unity throughout the various periods of US History.

I have no problem with displays of historic flags. Do you?

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Are you asking one person or the general population of the forum? For myself I can see no possible reason not to display the important flags from throughout United States history.
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General population of the forum realizing some may wrathfully disagree.

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Old January 23rd, 2013, 06:38 AM   #13
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There is misinformation in the article. President Obama's homestate is not Illinois, it is Hawaii. Illinois is his adopted state. Nitpicking maybe, but if I were Hawaii I would be very insulted.
I consider a "homestate" as the state you call home. For me, that's Arizona and for President Obama, that would be Illinois.

The state you were born in is your birthstate. While a homestate and a birthstate might be the same, I don't see why they can't be different.
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