oops! Navy to mask Coronado's swastika-shaped barracks - Page 2




 
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October 9th, 2007  
fingolfin361
 
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Originally Posted by senojekips
I think that this is a storm in a teacup, and any money needed to correct or hide it would be far better spent on more relevant matters.

After all, the swastika is an old religious symbol and was in use for a thousand years before the NAZIs took it as their own.

lol, i totally agree. i mean, i have svastikas all over my stuff, and nobody with any sense minds anyway.

i'm pretty sure the architect knew what it would look like, he probably didn't give a ****...was being practical. it shouldn't be offensive unless it was intended to imply the nazi hooked cross.
October 9th, 2007  
Tomsangel
 
 
I don't think so.

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Originally Posted by Fox
Actually, it's the headquarter of the US Navy SEALs....
October 9th, 2007  
Fox
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tomsangel
I don't think so.
Well, I'm sorry, my friend must be wrong, by then. But how did you know?
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October 9th, 2007  
Tomsangel
 
 
I'm married to one and I can't think of any buildings on the base set up like that.

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Originally Posted by Fox
Well, I'm sorry, my friend must be wrong, by then. But how did you know?
 


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