Get Back! Park's Closed!

by
Abby Zimet

Six military veterans, including Lt. Dan Choi, handcuffed themselves to the White
House gates Tuesday to protest Obama's inaction on Don't Ask Don't
Tell. The best part: Police freaked out and closed Lafayette Park, thus
banning all media and tourists pushing baby strollers. So much
for the most transparent administration in history. Video here.

 

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