Students attend school's first integrated prom

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  1. drippy

    drippy is a freethinker.

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  2. Shipwreck

    Shipwreck Will smack your bitch

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    they started letting humans bring robots to dances?!
     
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    ...Wow.
     
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    Indeed, I didn't know that there were still places that were this backwards.

    It's sad really.

     
  5. Fairy Princess

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    What happened? (Sorry I hate when people don't quote their news stories...)

    Posting just the Link Lazily FTL...
     
  6. Lance Halberd

    Lance Halberd oh hai

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    And here I thought the article was going to be about a Gay-Straight Alliance Prom where gay and lesbian students are encouraged to bring their same-sexed partners to the traditionally hetero-exclusive event.


    ... Yeah, looks like I was off by a few decades.
     
  7. Dark_Convoy

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    I went to a highscool in a very liberal neighborhood, and they still had a "no same sex date" rule regarding prom.

    I had a few lesbian friends who were VERY pissed who tried (unsuccessfully) to crash it.
     
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    Wow.. It took them that long?
     
  9. drippy

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    Dunno what happened.

    (Sorry I hate when people don't bother to click on links to the news stories and read for themsleves what's going on...)

    Not bothering to click the link and read FTL...

    *edit* By the time someone takes the time to respond to you and fill you in, you could have already read the article and posted in here multiple times.
     
  10. Jux

    Jux Please, call me Steve. Veteran

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    I think it's also technically a copyright violation to repost the entire article.
     
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    Actually, I just saw one of my neighbors with a White supremacy flag hung in his garage. I got to stay away from that guy.
     
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    Well...






    ...






















    ...Better late than never?
     
  13. drippy

    drippy is a freethinker.

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    But my other response was more fun.
     
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    03Mach1 Reason Has No Voice

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    Do you guys smell something burning?
    :lol 
     
  15. Jux

    Jux Please, call me Steve. Veteran

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    ... no?
     
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    Well im sure glad they got with the times over yonder.
     
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    Well now it's the white prom and the intrgrated prom. Still two proms. Not huge progress at any rate.
     
  18. Bryan

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    I love my adopted home state, I really do.

    But shit like this makes me just shake my head.
     
  19. Greenshadow0

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    True.
     
  20. pscoop

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    It's good to see it happened. But also so sad that it was in 2007 and not 40 years ago.
     

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