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(Rochester First)   Susan B. Anthony grave has new plastic shield for protection from 'I voted' stickers, Trump pissing on it   (rochesterfirst.com) divider line
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2020-10-26 5:09:01 PM  
33 votes:
"DEAD DEMOCRAT VOTES 12,000 TIMES! CLEAR EVIDENCE OF FRAUD!"
 
2020-10-26 5:12:19 PM  
16 votes:
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"He readies, he aims, it drizzles down his leg and fills his shoe."
 
2020-10-26 7:18:57 PM  
9 votes:

Russ1642: sortarican: Nadie_AZ: I know this happens every election cycle, and I think it is cool. Is it possible to elevate this woman from a small grave stone to something more befitting a warrior who challenged the status quo and worked to defeat a system of oppression and sexism?

In a word, no. I've been to her grave in several locations and there is no way to create a larger memorial without having to disinter the body. She is a family plot. Also, Rochester has plenty of Susan B. Anthony meMoria last, including here house, a bridge named after her and Fredrick Douglass, as well as several other reminders of her existence. We are also about an hour from Seneca Falls and Women's Rights National Park, et al. I think this region has it covered.

I had no idea she was drawn and quartered.


Actually, she was drawn and dollared, though I can see why you'd mix them up, with the annoyingly similar coin size.
 
2020-10-26 5:51:44 PM  
8 votes:

Nadie_AZ: Mister Buttons: Random Anonymous Blackmail: Nadie_AZ: I know this happens every election cycle, and I think it is cool. Is it possible to elevate this woman from a small grave stone to something more befitting a warrior who challenged the status quo and worked to defeat a system of oppression and sexism?

Do you think she would have wanted one?  Some people just do their thing and have no desire to be immortalized in stone for it.

I'll be fine with being thrown into a pen of hungry pigs once I'm done with my body, but I wouldn't object to a 20' stone statue erected in my memory.

She's in the Capital building in DC. Well, it is her and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Lucretia Mott. I don't think it'd be inappropriate to have something like that near her tombstone.

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Why did they carve them into a giant piece of lemon meringue pie?
 
2020-10-26 5:13:28 PM  
7 votes:
This one's for you, subby:
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2020-10-26 5:57:06 PM  
5 votes:

noitsnot: lenfromak: This one's for you, subby:
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No, Trump would totally piss on Susan B. Anthony if he could.


Oh, please. Trump never does anything himself.

He'd hire a contractor to piss on Susan B. Anthony, then refuse to pay the bill.
 
2020-10-26 5:41:28 PM  
4 votes:
Susan B. Anthony is my drag name.
 
2020-10-26 5:09:19 PM  
4 votes:
He can't go in public. Stage fright.
 
2020-10-26 7:02:57 PM  
2 votes:

sortarican: Nadie_AZ: I know this happens every election cycle, and I think it is cool. Is it possible to elevate this woman from a small grave stone to something more befitting a warrior who challenged the status quo and worked to defeat a system of oppression and sexism?

In a word, no. I've been to her grave in several locations and there is no way to create a larger memorial without having to disinter the body. She is a family plot. Also, Rochester has plenty of Susan B. Anthony meMoria last, including here house, a bridge named after her and Fredrick Douglass, as well as several other reminders of her existence. We are also about an hour from Seneca Falls and Women's Rights National Park, et al. I think this region has it covered.


I had no idea she was drawn and quartered.
 
2020-10-26 6:04:08 PM  
2 votes:

cloudofdust: noitsnot: lenfromak: This one's for you, subby:
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No, Trump would totally piss on Susan B. Anthony if he could.

Oh, please. Trump never does anything himself.

He'd hire a contractor to piss on Susan B. Anthony, then refuse to pay the bill.


Trump doesn't piss on people. He prefers it the other way around.
 
2020-10-26 5:25:06 PM  
2 votes:

gunther_bumpass: Give people stickers for doing the bare minimum that is expected of them, people slap stickers on historical artifact. America!

I get it, but just... stop it.

I don't need a voting sticker, and it's just going to end up in the trash.


You sound like a white dude.

/Some of us didn't start out with automatically having the vote, fam. It means something more to a lot of us.
 
2020-10-26 5:13:07 PM  
2 votes:
Hey, I see an investment opportunity! There's gonna be big demand for these in a few years:

Donald Trump
Jeff Sessions
Rudy Giuliani
Rush Limbaugh
Dick Cheney
Donald Rumsfeld
Karl Rove
Laura Schlessinger
Ann Coulter
Sean Hannity
Alex Jones
Glenn Beck
...
 
2020-10-26 8:56:01 PM  
1 vote:
Well, at last Susan B. Anthony is safe behind her plastic shield from the Covid-19, if not the Covfefe-45.
 
2020-10-26 6:56:44 PM  
1 vote:

waxbeans: I guess when they said they wanted equality what they really meant was they want to oppress ladies too?


Ladies Against Women has been the nickname of the Schafly-types for a while.
 
2020-10-26 6:34:50 PM  
1 vote:

Gorn Fishin': Susan B. Anthony is my drag name.


It works for both m2f and f2m transitions.
/used to carry my makeup in gunny sack sittin neath the trees by the railroad tracks
 
2020-10-26 6:32:45 PM  
1 vote:

Jeebus Saves: ByOwlLight: gunther_bumpass: Give people stickers for doing the bare minimum that is expected of them, people slap stickers on historical artifact. America!

I get it, but just... stop it.

I don't need a voting sticker, and it's just going to end up in the trash.

You sound like a white dude.

/Some of us didn't start out with automatically having the vote, fam. It means something more to a lot of us.

Did you seriously just make someones opinion on a voting sticker about race?  That's just farking amazing.


Why? Has race been a factor in voting rights in living memory or something?

Come on I'm a clueless white dude but your "what's wrong with the status quo?" is pretty tone deaf.
 
2020-10-26 6:26:41 PM  
1 vote:
Every silver lining has a cloud.

NY Times: White Women Helped Elect Donald Trump

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/01/us​/​politics/white-women-helped-elect-dona​ld-trump.html
 
2020-10-26 6:24:31 PM  
1 vote:

sortarican: In a word, no. I've been to her grave in several locations


??

Is she like the true cross where every church in Europe has a piece?
 
2020-10-26 6:19:52 PM  
1 vote:

Nadie_AZ: I know this happens every election cycle, and I think it is cool. Is it possible to elevate this woman from a small grave stone to something more befitting a warrior who challenged the status quo and worked to defeat a system of oppression and sexism?


In a word, no. I've been to her grave in several locations and there is no way to create a larger memorial without having to disinter the body. She is a family plot. Also, Rochester has plenty of Susan B. Anthony meMoria last, including here house, a bridge named after her and Fredrick Douglass, as well as several other reminders of her existence. We are also about an hour from Seneca Falls and Women's Rights National Park, et al. I think this region has it covered.
 
2020-10-26 6:14:11 PM  
1 vote:

Nadie_AZ: I know this happens every election cycle, and I think it is cool. Is it possible to elevate this woman from a small grave stone to something more befitting a warrior who challenged the status quo and worked to defeat a system of oppression and sexism?


If I recall correctly she, because she didn't marry, is buried with her brothers family at Mt. Hope.

/Native Rochestarian
//Many dead relatives in that cemetery
///Franklin Douglass is there as well, when he isn't talking with tRump.
 
2020-10-26 5:22:44 PM  
1 vote:
Give people stickers for doing the bare minimum that is expected of them, people slap stickers on historical artifact. America!

I get it, but just... stop it.

I don't need a voting sticker, and it's just going to end up in the trash.
 
2020-10-26 5:18:02 PM  
1 vote:

lenfromak: This one's for you, subby:
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No, Trump would totally piss on Susan B. Anthony if he could.
 
2020-10-26 5:12:50 PM  
1 vote:

Nadie_AZ: I know this happens every election cycle, and I think it is cool. Is it possible to elevate this woman from a small grave stone to something more befitting a warrior who challenged the status quo and worked to defeat a system of oppression and sexism?


Not sure how she would look in high heels and a thong, but if that's your fetish no judgenent.
 
2020-10-26 5:12:43 PM  
1 vote:
The "I voted" stickers on her headstone is one of those things that always makes me tear up.
 
2020-10-26 5:08:01 PM  
1 vote:
Wha?? They are discouraging it?

*click*

Ahhh, they are protecting the headstone. Carry on. Very good.
 
2020-10-26 5:01:07 PM  
1 vote:
I know this happens every election cycle, and I think it is cool. Is it possible to elevate this woman from a small grave stone to something more befitting a warrior who challenged the status quo and worked to defeat a system of oppression and sexism?
 
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