A must read by patriot/blogger Lady Penguin who witnessed, experienced and an unpleasant exchange with a member of the pink hat brigade. A worthy read and worth sharing.
Unified Patriots by Lady Penguin
The past few days have been a whirlwind of activities and adventures. Yes, it’s about the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States. Specifically, the people we ran into while attending inaugural events.
My husband and I took the wonderful opportunity to attend the “Deplorable Ball” with a group of friends from across the country. Couldn’t get much better than that. We took a limo – managed by everyone contributing… and that’s where the adventure starts. First it was going to be a two block walk because the police had shut down several blocks surrounding the National Press Club because of protestors. The two blocks ultimately became 7 blocks, because protestors were causing more trouble and the unsafe zones were expanding, so no traffic was allowed. These are long city blocks – off came the high heels and hitching up the ball gown a bit, and I walked barefoot. One of our party stopped at the CVS and bought me a pair of booties to ease the discomfort. But we forged on ahead, and weren’t bothered until we actually reached the block where the ball was held. At that point, we faced the reality of what the police and security folks deal with every time the crazies “protest” when they don’t get their way. Obviously, Donald Trump winning the presidency wasn’t considered a “win” for them.
But these aren’t normal protestors – are there “normal” ones? These were radical, hate-filled people with signs – summarizing here – but “Nazi scum” describes the majority of the epithets thrown at us[…]