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Saturday, January 19, 2019

Following a barrage of negative responses, the Mississippi Department of Revenue deleted a tweet Thursday about Gen. Robert E. Lee's birthday. The agency posted a tweeted saying it would be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Day and the birthday of the Confederate general.

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Crazy.

#1 | Posted by BruceBanner at 2019-01-19 12:39 PM | Reply

To be fair, Mississippi, along with Florida and Alabama, still choose to observe Robert E. Lee's birthday as a State holiday.

So it's not exactly the Mississippi Department of Revenue's fault that their State is racist trash.

#2 | Posted by snoofy at 2019-01-19 02:52 PM | Reply

What do you expect from a cancervative --------?

#3 | Posted by reinheitsgebot at 2019-01-19 02:52 PM | Reply

Hey it gives their citizens a choice. Celebrate equality or celebrate defending slavery.

#4 | Posted by danni at 2019-01-19 03:01 PM | Reply

Mississippi.

Celebrating the birth of a traitor to our nation.

Celebrating slavery.

Celebrating racism.

It seems like a great state for several of our DR posters.

#5 | Posted by ClownShack at 2019-01-19 03:08 PM | Reply

The Neo-confederates never surprise. All racists, all the time, just like their GOnP!

#6 | Posted by aborted_monson at 2019-01-19 03:27 PM | Reply

Mississippi finally ratified the 19th (In 1920 women get the right to vote) Amendment on March 22, 1984.

#7 | Posted by snuffy at 2019-01-20 02:22 AM | Reply

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