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#3153802 - 02/06/13 12:21 PM Memphis changes names of CSA parks
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Memphis renames city parks that honored Confederacy


The Memphis City Council on Monday voted to change the name of the city's Confederate Park two other parks that honor notable members of the Confederacy.

MyFoxMemphis.com reports that the council voted 9-0 to pass a resolution renaming Confederate Park and Jefferson Davis Park, located in downtown Memphis and Nathan Bedford Forrest Park, which is located a few miles away.

Three council members abstained from voting.

The idea for the resolution to change the name of all three parks emerged Monday morning, after council members learned of a state House bill that would prevent parks named after historical military figures from being renamed.



Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2013/02/06/mem...s#ixzz2K92zRqrB
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#3153805 - 02/06/13 12:24 PM Re: Memphis changes names of CSA parks [Re: JWW4]
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Get ready for more revision and erasing of American history over the next few decades.
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#3153962 - 02/06/13 02:46 PM Re: Memphis changes names of CSA parks [Re: de novo]
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Nothing about Memphis surprises me anymore. It's the anus of Tennessee...
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#3154070 - 02/06/13 04:50 PM Re: Memphis changes names of CSA parks [Re: JWW4]
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 Originally Posted By: JWW4
Memphis renames city parks that honored Confederacy




The idea for the resolution to change the name of all three parks emerged Monday morning, after council members learned of a state House bill that would prevent parks named after historical military figures from being renamed.



Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2013/02/06/mem...s#ixzz2K92zRqrB


Is this State bill already in place? If so, then they can't re-name the park. Am I reading this right?
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#3154121 - 02/06/13 05:30 PM Re: Memphis changes names of CSA parks [Re: Rebel]
de novo
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 Originally Posted By: Rebel
Memphis ... It's the anus of Tennessee...


LMAO!

Catchy slogan there!
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#3154388 - 02/06/13 08:20 PM Re: Memphis changes names of CSA parks [Re: de novo]
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Oh man! That's hilarious.
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#3154593 - 02/07/13 05:12 AM Re: Memphis changes names of CSA parks [Re: de novo]
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 Originally Posted By: de novo
 Originally Posted By: Rebel
Memphis ... It's the anus of Tennessee...


LMAO!

Catchy slogan there!


LMAO ALSO, Thanks alot Rebal and de novo, every time i head to Memphis now, im going to be looking for and thinking about the "Welcome to Memphis, the anus of Tennessee" sign

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#3155576 - 02/07/13 08:43 PM Re: Memphis changes names of CSA parks [Re: Rebel]
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 Originally Posted By: Rebel
Nothing about Memphis surprises me anymore. It's the anus of Tennessee...

"Thank you very much..."

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