Skip to comments.Mysterious White Flags Fly Over Brooklyn Bridge
Posted on 07/22/2014 8:18:33 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper
The mysterious appearance of two large white flags flying over the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City this morning has the city scrambling to figure out why they were put there....
It is unclear why they are there and who put them there, authorities said.
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Pray for our nation.
Its tough to escape the feeling of something very bad about to happen.
Maybe it’s like when Key West seceded back in ‘82, formed the Conch Republic, immediately surrendered and requested foreign aid.
Kind of scary that someone COULD put the flags at the bridge without being detected doing so, IMHO.
NYC has surrendered.
I’ve had that constant feeling since 2008.
This makes me extremely nervous.
Me too. Got worst in 2012 when the liberals and many Republicans decided King Obama was better than Romney.
We’ve been invaded by France!!
Looks like they’ve finally caught up with De Blasio’s term in office.
“many Republicans decided King Obama was better than Romney.”
Yeah, but they voted their “conscience” or “there was no difference between them” (BS) so we can’t blame them (so we’re told).
Don’t the Islamists use white flags to claim territory and to signal that any Infidel who does not pay a tax or does not convert to Mohammedism will be slaughtered? Look for a sharp uptick in unsolved murders in New York.
This is ominous.
All y’all, ping to this post and thread!
At a a glance, seems the white flag was used but abandoned by Islam long ago.
See post 14.
“The white flags are in the same place where American flags typically fly atop the bridge.”
1. Where did the American flags go?
2. Who took them?
3. Marking targets?
4. Sending a message?
Wake up. Someone with authority should close the bridge off to all traffic until the bridge is inspected. I don’t like this.
Bike Lobby @BicycleLobby · 2h
Earlier today we hoisted two white flags to signal our complete surrender of the Brooklyn Bridge bicycle path to pedestrians.
The humor some people are treating this with is irritating.
Remember, we can ‘afford to lose one city’.
0bama won because the moochers, looters and inner-city tribal parasites outnumber the producers and the fact that the dims have mastered the art of massive voter fraud.
You mean the “I’ll show you and stay home “party?
Some stunt by a bicycle rider advocacy group..... seems like they didn’t like the bridge being closed to bike riders.
‘Where did the American flags go?’
Late reports have said that the flags were whitewashed. I assume that that means that the flags were the same American flags that were at the top of the bridge and which were painted, but given the state of literacy among the MSM It could mean something else.
And it was an idiot French paraglider (Thierry Devaux, who was protesting land mines) who got snagged up on the SOL's torch, causing her to wave a big red flag prior to 911.
The State of New York makes it a misdemeanor for anyone to use the U.S. flag for advertising or publicity purposes. [N.Y. Gen. Bus. Law 136]
These ass-hats need to get a taste of patriotism.
Fine or time?
FWIW, not clear what the consequences for a misdemeanor are:
§ 136. Exhibition or display of the flag. Any person who: a. In any
manner, for exhibition or display, shall place or cause to be placed,
any word, figure, mark, picture, design, drawing, or any advertisement,
of any nature upon any flag, standard, color, shield or ensign of the
United States of America, or the state of New York, or shall expose or
cause to be exposed to public view any such flag, standard, color,
shield or ensign, upon which after the first day of September, nineteen
hundred and five, shall have been printed, painted or otherwise placed,
or to which shall be attached, appended, affixed or annexed, any word,
figure, mark, picture, design, or drawing, or any advertisement of any
b. Shall expose to public view, manufacture, sell, expose for sale,
give away, or have in possession for sale, or to give away, or for use
for any purpose, any article, or substance, being an article of
merchandise, or a receptacle of merchandise or article or thing for
carrying or transporting merchandise, upon which after the first day of
September, nineteen hundred five, shall have been printed, painted,
attached, or otherwise placed, a representation of any such flag,
standard, color, shield or ensign, to advertise, call attention to,
decorate, mark, or distinguish, the article or substance on which so
c. Shall print, engrave, or otherwise place or cause to be printed,
engraved or otherwise placed on any blank check, bill head, letter head,
envelope or other business stationery, a representation of any such
flag, standard, color, shield or ensign, or shall use any such blank
check, bill head, letter head, envelope or other stationery for business
purposes or correspondence, or
d. Shall publicly mutilate, deface, defile, or defy, trample upon, or
cast contempt upon either by words or act, or
e. Shall raffle or place in pawn any such flag, standard, color,
shield or ensign, or
f. Shall publicly carry or display any emblem, placard or flag which
casts contempt, either by word or act, upon the flag of the United
States of America, or
g. Shall publicly use or cause any such flag, standard, color, shield
or ensign, to be publicly used as a receptacle for the placing,
depositing or collecting of money or any other article or thing, shall
be guilty of a misdemeanor.
The words flag, standard, color, shield or ensign, as used in this
section, shall include any flag, standard, color, shield or ensign, or
any picture or representation, of either thereof, made of any substance,
or represented on any substance, and of any size, evidently purporting
to be, either of, said flag, standard, color, shield or ensign, of the
United States of America, or of the state of New York, or a picture or a
representation, of either thereof, upon which shall be shown the colors,
the stars, and the stripes, in any number of either thereof, or by which
the person seeing the same, without deliberation may believe the same to
represent the flag, colors, standard, shield or ensign of the United
States of America or of the state of New York.
This section shall not apply to any act expressly permitted by the
statutes of the United States of America, or by the United States army
and navy regulations, nor shall it be construed to apply to a
certificate, diploma, warrant, or commission of appointment to office,
ornamental picture, article of jewelry, stationery for use in private
correspondence, or newspaper or periodical, on any of which shall be
printed, painted or placed, said flag, standard, color, shield or ensign
disconnected and apart from any advertisement.
The possession by any person, other than a public officer, as such, of
any such flag, standard, color, shield or ensign, on which shall be
anything made unlawful at any time by this section, or of any article or
substance or thing on which shall be anything made unlawful at any time
by this section shall be presumptive evidence that the same is in
violation of this section, and was made, done or created after the first
day of September, nineteen hundred five, and that such flag, standard,
color, shield or ensign, or article, substance, or thing, did not exist
on the first day of September, nineteen hundred and five.
I had a strange feeling that that “flag” wasnt “configured” like a normal flag
NYC is on it's own.
If looked at independently, it would qualify as the largest and most powerful communist nation on Earth, and by far the biggest enemy of the USA.
USA to NYC: Drop Dead.