I Think I Prefer Cindy Sheehan’s Methods

He wasn’t desecrating the flag. Not intentionally, anyway:

A Hammondville man arrested for walking naked along a highway while waving an American flag said he did so to protest the war in Iraq.

Gerald Lynn Kelley, 52, who was charged with public lewdness in the July 30 incident, said he and his friends were watching a news broadcast about Iraq at his home and the conversation turned to the war, the Fort Payne Times-Journal reported in a story for Tuesday.

Kelley, who said he’s a Vietnam-era veteran, said that prompted a protest where he only wore a cowboy hat, boots and waved the American flag, the newspaper reported.

“My dad told me years ago if you’ve got a stubborn mule, you’ve got to hit him across the head with a 2-by-4 in order to get his attention,” Kelley said.


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