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Tue Oct 1, 2013, 04:01 PM

The government shutdown has even screwed up the KKK's plans

The literal KKK, not the Tea Party


A Ku Klux Klan rally planned for Saturday, Oct. 5 has been canceled because of the government shutdown.

On Sept. 26, officials at Gettysburg National Military Park granted a special-use permit for a rally to a Maryland-based KKK group. According to NBC 10 Philadelphia, the event was canceled when park officials rescinded all permits for special events because of the shutdown, which began 12 a.m. ET on Tuesday.

“Tourists will find every one of America's national parks and monuments, from Yosemite to the Smithsonian to the Statue of Liberty, immediately closed,” Obama said in a statement Tuesday. “And of course the communities and small business that rely on these national treasures for their livelihoods will be out of customers and out of luck.” ..........................(more)

The complete piece is at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/01/kkk-rally-canceled_n_4024192.html?ncid=txtlnkushpmg00000037



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Tue Oct 1, 2013, 04:03 PM

1. OK, looks like shutdown

will have to end soon. Next thing yo know the NRA will be inconvenienced.

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Tue Oct 1, 2013, 04:04 PM

2. Maybe the tea party will re-open the government for this event.

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Tue Oct 1, 2013, 04:05 PM

3. This is an emergency! Call the

 

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