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hlthe2b Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-11-04 12:18 PM
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41. Agree that funeral dress is less tradiitonal now....
I wore teal blue to my mother's funeral--her favorite color (and mine).

But, to a STATE FUNERAL? No, I don't think so....
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  -Why is Barbara Bush wearing white to a funeral? jab105  Jun-11-04 10:13 AM   #0 
  - maybe she is hoping people won't  WI_DEM   Jun-11-04 10:15 AM   #1 
  - I'm wearing white today, and it was a consious choice  soleft   Jun-11-04 10:15 AM   #2 
  - Why should she sully her beautiful mind with black?  kanrok   Jun-11-04 10:16 AM   #3 
  - Oh dear, that's just stupid  supernova   Jun-11-04 10:16 AM   #4 
  - It's very disrespectful...I'm no fan of Reagan, but even I have  jab105   Jun-11-04 10:21 AM   #11 
  - I think it is cuz  koopie57   Jun-11-04 10:31 AM   #24 
     - I don't like Reagan....  lanparty   Jun-11-04 12:40 PM   #45 
  - white is the color of mourning in SE Asia-- Vietnam, Cambodia,  hlthe2b   Jun-11-04 10:43 AM   #28 
  - Because she is the daughter of the AntiChrist?  tom_paine   Jun-11-04 10:16 AM   #5 
  - Hey! That shit is no joke.  Solomon   Jun-11-04 11:20 AM   #40 
  - agree  donsu   Jun-11-04 12:32 PM   #42 
  - The twins ...  lanparty   Jun-11-04 12:41 PM   #46 
  - She wants to show her eternal hatred for the Reagans  Zuni   Jun-11-04 10:17 AM   #6 
  - needs attention?  NewJeffCT   Jun-11-04 10:17 AM   #7 
  - That is my theory  Zuni   Jun-11-04 10:27 AM   #22 
  - probably because  WolverineDG   Jun-11-04 10:18 AM   #8 
  - She looks like hell  notsodumbhillbilly   Jun-11-04 10:19 AM   #9 
  - she is a homely woman  Zuni   Jun-11-04 10:26 AM   #19 
  - See, this is appropriate  supernova   Jun-11-04 10:20 AM   #10 
  - Dark colors are fine for funerals--but White?.  Bridget Burke   Jun-11-04 10:22 AM   #14 
  - I was always taught black absolutely for family: dark colors for others...  hlthe2b   Jun-11-04 10:52 AM   #30 
     - Speaking of "dress codes"  PA Democrat   Jun-11-04 10:58 AM   #32 
     - Her soul was wearing black ...  lanparty   Jun-11-04 12:43 PM   #48 
        - how perceptive :)  donsu   Jun-12-04 12:54 PM   #64 
  - It's after Memorial Day?  freetobegay   Jun-11-04 10:21 AM   #12 
  - LOL  lancdem   Jun-11-04 10:23 AM   #15 
  - In ancient times one would never wear white until  sallyseven   Jun-11-04 10:27 AM   #21 
  - Tee time is 3pm. n/t  liburl   Jun-11-04 10:22 AM   #13 
  - Har!  Vickers   Jun-11-04 10:26 AM   #18 
  - Maybe she joined the Navy and is in her very dress whites  AlGore2004dotORG   Jun-11-04 10:24 AM   #16 
  - It's after Memorial day?  SkipNewarkDE   Jun-11-04 10:25 AM   #17 
  - I believe it's cause she's just got off her shift...  russian33   Jun-11-04 10:27 AM   #20 
  - Or she's headed directly to a Klan rally  smirkymonkey   Jun-12-04 01:48 PM   #66 
  - this thread is ridiculously -- and wrongly -- mean  sniggles   Jun-11-04 10:29 AM   #23 
  - She wore it for ceremonies, but do you know she wore it for funerals?  KoKo01   Jun-11-04 10:35 AM   #26 
  - Not at all...its a very reasonable question, and wasn't meant to be mean..  jab105   Jun-11-04 11:15 AM   #37 
  - White is traditional for funerals?  redqueen   Jun-11-04 12:36 PM   #43 
     - India, Korea, Japan, China.  JohnLocke   Jun-11-04 06:26 PM   #57 
  - she has beautiful mind, she doesn't want to ruin it with death  buddhamama   Jun-11-04 10:35 AM   #25 
  - Okay--I remember a passage from kitty KEelly's book about  pacoyogi   Jun-11-04 10:37 AM   #27 
  - that sounds about right.....  hlthe2b   Jun-11-04 10:55 AM   #31 
     - I'm telling ya', I think I've got the reason......  pacoyogi   Jun-11-04 11:00 AM   #34 
  - "I have no choice but to watch Reagan's funeral..."  Bandit   Jun-11-04 10:49 AM   #29 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-11-04 11:17 AM   #38 
  - Well, she married DUH'bya didn't she?  TWiley   Jun-11-04 11:00 AM   #33 
  - That's an image that will burn in my brain for way too long.  bunnyj   Jun-11-04 11:10 AM   #35 
  - Because she wants to claim a VIRGIN BIRTH for Bush*????n/t  LittleApple81   Jun-11-04 11:11 AM   #36 
  - Not to excuse Babs for anything,  playahata1   Jun-11-04 11:19 AM   #39 
  - Agree that funeral dress is less tradiitonal now....  hlthe2b   Jun-11-04 12:18 PM   #41 
  - Agree, a State Funeral means "traditional." All other First Ladies wore  KoKo01   Jun-11-04 05:03 PM   #53 
  - Miss Manners wouldn't approve. And it was cool and rainy in DC today.  spooky3   Jun-11-04 06:26 PM   #58 
  - Yeah, for 'ordinary' people  Piperay   Jun-11-04 07:19 PM   #63 
  - Because she HATED Reagan ...  lanparty   Jun-11-04 12:38 PM   #44 
  - She thinks she's the angel of death?  DoYouEverWonder   Jun-11-04 12:43 PM   #47 
  - State Funeral Where Everything Is All About Protocol  cryingshame   Jun-11-04 04:43 PM   #49 
  - Isn't She Wearing a Black Dress?  MissRegina   Jun-11-04 04:50 PM   #50 
     - No, she was wearing an "oatmeal" colored suit, while the other former  KoKo01   Jun-11-04 05:00 PM   #51 
     - Oatmeal is right, I thought it was a straight jacket  plastic_turkeys   Jun-11-04 05:00 PM   #52 
     - Off white linen suit witrh taupe collar, black shirt, and her fake pearls  doni_georgia   Jun-11-04 06:59 PM   #61 
        - Suit looks gray to me  never_get_over_it   Jun-11-04 07:13 PM   #62 
  - Well, I've heard of kids wearing white...  Blasphemer   Jun-11-04 05:04 PM   #54 
  - Because she couldn't for her wedding?  rustydog   Jun-11-04 05:14 PM   #55 
  - It could have been worse  RatTerrier   Jun-11-04 06:17 PM   #56 
  - OMG!! That is priceless!  smirkymonkey   Jun-12-04 01:52 PM   #67 
  - Because the jeans jacket was in the wash??  SoCalDem   Jun-11-04 06:34 PM   #59 
  - Because she's an insenstive, hateful old crone?  terrya   Jun-11-04 06:37 PM   #60 
  - Babs' power play to Nancy...  mithnanthy   Jun-12-04 01:14 PM   #65 
  - Because she has no class.  philosophie_en_rose   Jun-12-04 02:00 PM   #68 
 

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