A Weekend With The Patriots Outside A Home Depot
|Photos by Britney Jackson|
|"Obamie is a comma commie" says the fine print, for some reason.|
She walked into a border war.
The stalwart members of some group had gathered there, presumably since some brown-skinned people sometimes hang out at Home Depots looking for work to feed their families.
Jackson, who has been active in civil-justice causes, tells Hair Balls she quickly grabbed her camera:
I guess they totally don't realize I've looked into the eyes of klan wizards and been on death row (not for a crime), so threatening me in their most white trashish sort of way, then scattering like roaches to hide the guns they were so proud to strap when I said the phrase "DOJ" cracked me up.It all sounds very confusing. But the pictures tell the tale:
In fact, it amused me so much that when these yahoos were yelling "Nazis, Nazis, Nazis" at a bunch [of] day laborers and whitey me, so the crowd followed me in an impromptu pointing and yelling at the minutemen "Osama Bin Laden, Osama Bin Laden, Osama Bin Laden."
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|Heart-warming, indeed. Almost as stirring as the Iwo Jima flag-raising.|
|Jackson labeled her photo collection "Home Depot Minutemen hate Mexicans, Nazis and Jenny Craig." For some reason.|