Karen (aswanargent) wrote,
Karen
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Proud to be from California

In yesterday's New York Times I came across a wonderful quote that just begged to be turned into an icon.  The article was about the Grammy Awards, and the five for five sweep by the Dixie Chicks.  The relevant paragraph follows:

But it is not clear that the support was uniform.  Mr. Ayerhoff, who founded the voter-registration group 'Rock the Vote, said a man sitting behind him in the Grammy audience snickered each time the Dixie Chicks received another trophy.  "Finally," Mr. Ayerhoff said, "I got so disgusted, I turned around and said:  'Dude, you're in California now.  Even our Republicans are Democrats.'"

The icon, courtesy of the very talented jenni_snake, is here: 


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