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Virginia Photo Request

Timothy Kincaid

May 6th, 2014

The National Organization for Marriage is coming to Virginia to hold a rally. Well, I assume a few people will, though NOM rallies are mostly known for drawing embarrassingly small crowds.

So if there is anyone who will be in Richmond, VA, next Tuesday and has a moment to take a picture of their rally, please send us the pics.

Oh, and hey, now we know why the stick figures in their logo have their hands up. I always figured they were just playing the airplane game.



May 7th, 2014 | LINK

All right, why *do* they have their hands up?

May 7th, 2014 | LINK

Perhaps they’re ‘Sure’. (I’m dating myself)

Or perhaps they all bought Toyotas.

Personally, I think they’re just in the middle of singing ‘Y.M.C.A.’

Eric Payne
May 7th, 2014 | LINK

The little figures are not children, they are two figures standing behind the two larger figures… they are in perspective. The two back figures do not have their arms up, they’ve snuck-up behind the nice straight couple in the front (the larger figures), have drawn weapons, and are now mugging them.

Richard Rush
May 7th, 2014 | LINK

But, seriously, isn’t it obvious that the adults are standing on a seesaw with their arms raised to assist in maintaining their balance? The fact that it illustrates one man and one woman on the seesaw proves that it is intended as a protest to this:

May 7th, 2014 | LINK

They take up more space if they hold their arms out, making it look like they have a larger presence…

Chris McCoy
May 7th, 2014 | LINK

now we know why the stick figures in their logo have their hands up

For centuries, Christians prayed, not with their heads bowed and their hands pressed together at their sternum, but with their arms raised upward.

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