Friday, October 15, 2010
Purple for Spirit T., a blogger, wrote: ‘Recently I read of 9 teen boys who committed suicide after being bullied constantly by homophobes. Here are the names of all the teens copied: Billy Lucas (15) September 9, 2010. Indiana Cody J. Barker (17) September 13, 2010. Wisconsin Seth Walsh (13) September 19, 2010. California Tyler Clementi (18) September 22, 2010. New Jersey Asher Brown (13) September 23, 2010. Texas Harrison Chase Brown (15) September, 25 2010. Colorado (No detailed information about his death) Raymond Chase (19) September 29, 2010. Rhode Island Felix Sacco (17) September 29, 2010. Massachusetts Caleb Nolt (14) September 30, 2010. Indiana Click on any of the names to read more about these poor innocent people. Some you may have already known about. http://boytortoise.blogspot.com/2010/10/purple-for-spirit.html to do so. T.continued: I had read that someone is starting a sort of event on October 20th to remember those who have committed suicide after being bullied for their sexuality. On the PFLAG, the last color, purple, represents spirit. On October 20th we ask everyone to wear a purple shirt (or any garment of clothing) in spirit of those who couldn’t live the kind of life they deserved. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (I found no copyrights on these pics. in the Internet.) STOPP!
STOPP! Billy Lucas is the first one on the list above.
Life has been awfully serious here lately, hasn't it? Well, there is only so much serious life I can handle. So, for something else to handle....well, you know....I hope you like the pictures.
Please keep your hands inside your vehicle at all times.
All we need is love....
ah, to be young again..
Casual Friday at work....