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many a good man Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 05:50 PM
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William Thomas Dies After 27 Years in Front of the White House

William Thomas (known to most as Thomas) passed away this morning. Thomas spent the last 27 years in front of the White House, in Lafeyette Park, protesting the inhumane policies of the US, especially the US nuclear policies exemplified by the US dropping nuclear bombs on the civilians of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

More: http://dc.indymedia.org/feature/display/131677/index.ph...


Rain or shine, this guy was downtown across from the White House for the past three decades. Anyone who ever strolled through Lafayette Park saw him and glanced at his signs. RIP, Thomas! May your struggle to end nuclear weapons and US militarism some day come to fruition!
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Captain Hilts Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 05:51 PM
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1. Is this the guy looking for reason and sanity that was always out front of the WH?
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slay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:19 PM
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8. Yes - I found a site with a bit more info on him:
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chill_wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 07:03 PM
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15. Thank you for the link. Everyone should take a few minutes in his memory
to go there.
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roguevalley Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 03:47 PM
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75. a hero. they are there. RIP, good man.
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GreenPartyVoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 05:53 PM
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2. Wow! Talk about dedication!
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cliffordu Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 05:54 PM
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3. RIP, William.
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liberalmuse Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 05:54 PM
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4. A silent, unknown hero.
RIP Mr. Thomas!
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patrice Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 05:55 PM
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5. Thanks for your leadership William Thomas. RIP
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John Q. Citizen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 05:56 PM
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6. I saw him and spoke to him in Jan. 1992.
He was inspirational.
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slay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:15 PM
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7. Wow. Seems like he was a cool, principled dude
Wish there was more info in the story. 27 years!!! That is historical! I hope he makes it into the history books. What a guy. Just wow.
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marchellojones Donating Member (66 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:22 PM
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9. RIP
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struggle4progress Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:24 PM
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10. Webpage on Concepcion Picciotto has lots of historical material:
Edited on Sun Jan-25-09 06:38 PM by struggle4progress
http://prop1.org/conchita /

<edit:> oops! slay has already posted this link upthread in #8
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acmavm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:33 PM
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11. Now this guy really walked the walk. I admire and am so jealous of
people who can be so committed.
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struggle4progress Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:37 PM
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12. United States of America v. William Thomas
United States of America v. William Thomas, Appellant
United States of America v. Ellen Thomas, Appellant
United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit. - 864 F.2d 188
Argued Nov. 8, 1988
Decided Dec. 30, 1988

Appeals from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia (Criminal Action Nos. 87-00231-01 and 02) ...

Like the now-legendary "sleeping in the park" case, Clark v. Community for Creative Non-Violence, 468 U.S. 288, 104 S.Ct. 3065, 82 L.Ed.2d 221 (1984), the case before us involves individuals who are seeking by their continuing presence in the park to convey and communicate their sincerely held views about what they perceive to be the most elemental social ills. Two individuals, husband and wife, stand convicted for violation of the applicable Park Service regulations which forbid "camping" in areas including Lafayette Park ...

Park Police Officer Richard DeRiso testified that at approximately 6:00 a.m. on March 22, he observed the Thomases lying in sleeping bags and on blankets, surrounded by clothes. The officer saw no activity and heard sounds that to him resembled snoring. He woke the Thomases, told them that they were violating the camping regulation, and cited them for the violation ...

William Thomas states that his "main, practical purpose is a symbolic purpose to my being , but practically my purpose is that I can be available at all times for clarification of actual reality." (Tr. 252). William Thomas testified that he spent most of his time from March 21 to 26 in the Park, leaving to go to a court appearance and twice to go to the nearby apartment. (Tr. 238). Although both use the apartment for tasks such as cooking, cleaning clothes, using the telephone, and writing, neither testified to sleeping (except inadvertently) or spending significant amounts of time there. William Thomas claimed that "the object of my life is to live without accommodations, and to me <the apartment> is a compromise" ...

Once we conclude, as we have, that the regulation provided fair notice to the Thomases and sufficiently delimited the discretion conferred upon enforcement officers, we are left, then, only with the puzzle of why the Thomases sought to discern the scope of the regulation yet repeatedly ran afoul of it. Without that puzzle, this case would have presented an easier question, and a shorter opinion. The record suggests that the Thomases have always believed that they have not over the years engaged in camping, in some Platonic or Eagle Scouts sense, and that they have in accord with their deeply held religious beliefs given up all accommodations. Therefore, as counsel put it at oral argument, the Thomases view themselves as having, in effect, no living accommodations. Nonetheless, the regulation and its enforcement, as applied to the Thomases, fairly and clearly told them the contrary; it therefore readily passes constitutional muster in its application to them. The Thomases persisted in effectuating their belief, which at day's end amounts to disagreement with the clear import of the regulation as indicated by its language, its enforcement, its interpretation by the district court, and now our reading. It may be unfortunate that the Thomases' deeply felt convictions have led them to persistent behavior running afoul of the clear import of the regulation. That disagreement, in the face of various warnings, perhaps reflects courage, conscience, or tragedy. It manifestly does not reflect, in the regulation as it has been applied, vagueness of constitutional dimension ...

http://cases.justia.com/us-court-of-appeals/F2/864/188/... /

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EmeraldCityGrl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 11:56 PM
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33. I would love to see a bronze statue of Thomas
just as he appears in your pic, placed in the park as a tribute to him and peaceful protesters in general.
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mikelgb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 09:23 AM
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51. should be made out of dismanteled nuclear weapons
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MADem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 11:06 AM
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58. What happened to the WIFE? Anyone know? NT
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mikelgb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:31 PM
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64. full article actually says he is survived by her
and she is now there in his place
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MADem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:36 PM
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65. DUH....I didn't take note of the "MORE" and thought the small blurb was it. Thank you. NT
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mikelgb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:40 PM
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66. i missed it at first too
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struggle4progress Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-27-09 12:52 PM
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81. She's still listed as a board member of the Washington Peace Center
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Joe the Liberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:38 PM
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13. R.I.P William. n/t
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Maat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 06:41 PM
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14. Rest in peace, Mr. Thomas.
May we all pursue realization of our principles with the zeal you did.
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chill_wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 07:19 PM
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16. "A Quarter of A Century at The Whitehouse Gates" (Ellen Thomas, 2006)
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chill_wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 08:23 PM
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17. Thomas speaking out in 2007- youtube. (link)
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slay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 09:33 PM
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24. Cool - thank you so much for posting it - Very cool to see him and hear his words
And more than that, he is RIGHT. RIP Thomas.
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merh Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 08:24 PM
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18. Rest in Peace and thank you
:patriot:

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Seen the light Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 08:29 PM
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19. I remember seeing this guy 10 years ago.
What a trooper.
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arcadian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 08:38 PM
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20. RIP Thomas
Would that more people in this country had your integrity.
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OwnedByFerrets Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 08:41 PM
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21. Wish I could have spoken to him and told him how much
I appreciate what he had done.
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Cetacea Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 08:43 PM
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22. A good man.
:patriot:
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norepubsin08 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 09:16 PM
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23. I met him twice-wonderful person!
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greenbriar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 09:36 PM
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25. I met him last April. Also there is a lady that stays there too
wonder if it will contiue?
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UndertheOcean Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 09:37 PM
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26. Rest in peace William
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Mind_your_head Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 09:38 PM
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27. How old was he? What was the cause of death? eom
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chill_wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 10:58 PM
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28. We talk about the unendurably "long last 8 years" of our lives...
Edited on Sun Jan-25-09 11:02 PM by chill_wind
here at DU a lot (and they WERE)--- and then I try to fathom 27 years of his kind of daily consciousness, regardless of the elements, his repeated jailings and public harrassment by every freeper passerby--

He transcends all that I could imagine about the meaning of lifelong political activism. I hope there is one day another whole park in DC in his very name. Namaste', William.
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proud2BlibKansan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 11:03 PM
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29. RIP
A true patriot :patriot:
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tuckessee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 11:09 PM
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30. Rest in Peace, my good man. n/t
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bluesmail Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 11:27 PM
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31. wow
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Sultana Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-09 11:45 PM
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32. RIP and safe journey, William
:patriot:
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smalll Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:04 AM
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34. All well and good, but you have a Henry Wallace icon/avatar (whatever it's called) --
people with Henry Wallace icon/avatars more than 60 years after he ran for President, I kind of have to assume are old un-reconstructed communists. And by extension, I kind of feel it would not be a bad bet to assume that this William Thomas was one of your comrades too. :shrug:
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RandomKoolzip Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:36 AM
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35. So fucking what if it is?
Edited on Mon Jan-26-09 12:39 AM by RandomKoolzip
Okay: a)Communism isn't a threat anymore, b) a good-hearted man died, and c) THIS is what you care about?

:wtf: :shrug: , my ass. We also have a Karl Marx avatar here on DU. Why doncha get huffy about that too, if you REALLY wanna give your inner Roy Cohn a handjob.
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Commie Pinko Dirtbag Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 06:50 AM
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43. "Your inner Roy Cohn"
:rofl:

I'm SO going to incorporate that phrase in my parlance. :thumbsup:
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Hekate Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:52 AM
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36. ? Wiki says Wallace ran in 1948 as the nominee of the Progressive Party. What's your problem?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_A._Wallace

Your post made me look him up, and he seems to have been a very interesting guy -- farmer, Vice President of the US, Sec of Ag, Sec of Commerce, Episcopalian (most Communists are officially atheist), invited to attend JFK's inauguration. In 1950 he broke with the Progressives and became anti-Communist because of Stalin.

Thanks for prompting me to learn more about this man.

Hekate


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jeff30997 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 01:43 AM
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38. WTF ?
You've been here for 2 1/2 years and you're spewing that kind of 1950s McCarthy style bullshit ?

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slay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 01:51 AM
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40. My thoughts EXACTLY
see my next post down for more details :grr: :grr:
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slay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 01:50 AM
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39. Cause this capitalism shit is working out sooo well right?
I'm at a loss for words at your assumptions about the original poster. I'll just say your labeling him/her and your use of the word "comrade" in an attempt to put him/her down in some way is very disappointing from a DU member. And you're title - "All well and good" - well i'm here to tell you it is NOT ALL WELL AND GOOD that Mr Thomas sat in front of the white house for 27 years based on strong principles and was barely even known or acknowledged. Hopefully you will think about what I've said and not even bother replying to me. :mad: :grr:
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many a good man Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 07:25 AM
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44. Path not taken
If Wallace had made it to the White House, Mr. Thomas may never have had to spend the rest of life in vigil outside it decades later.

The world could have been a much different place if FDR had kept Henry Wallace on as VP in '44, or had the Progressive Party won in '48. No Cold War. No military-industrial complex. End to racial segregation. National health care. Instead we are living in this alternate reality of death, destruction, and poverty. The struggle continues.
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RadiationTherapy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 09:38 AM
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52. In what respect, Charlie?
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ProudToBeBlueInRhody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 11:54 AM
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61. So what's your point?
What does that have to do with anything?
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ebdarcy Donating Member (654 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:48 PM
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67. Stay classy, Senator McCarthy.
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smalll Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 01:27 PM
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70. How about this (for all the responders to my post) -- Henry Wallace was the Ralph Nader of '48.
He created a third party run in the Truman/Dewey contest that pulled off votes from the left. Yes, Truman won, but it was a close-run thing. In fact, the conventional wisdom at the time was that Dewey would win (remember the "Dewey Defeats Truman" headlines?)

Because of his anti-Democratic Party pre-Naderite splittist recklessness, Henry Wallace is perhaps not an appropriate icon on DU.
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Hekate Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:53 AM
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37. RIP Thomas, and thanks for your service as conscience to DC. nt
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NBachers Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 03:05 AM
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41. Gone to Heaven - Free At Last of the Republicans
I highly doubt there are any tight-assed repukes abusing him where he is now.

He deserves to Rest in Peace
his Reward in Place
with no Republicans in Presence

That's what I look forward to most about my afterlife - No Fucking Republicans
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slay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 03:13 AM
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42. Indeed bro
My sis lives in San Fran too. I really need to make it out there one day to see her. And yeah, I think being republican requires a certain level of greed, hatred, and love of power that not only will I never understand, but am sickened by. RIP Thomas indeed. You've earned it big time. A true hero in my eyes.
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Rebubula Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 07:28 AM
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45. Damn...
...spoke to that fellow many times over the last 20 years. The first time was to (as a stupid 22 year old) mock him and his little protest. He humored me and we talked for awhile. I grew up a little bit that morning. I stopped working down on there a few years back and have not seen him since.

Definitely a little 'out there' - but nice and coherent. He was never overly weird or rude.

I hope that you have found your peace.
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bdamomma Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 07:32 AM
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46. RIP Mr. Thomas
:patriot:
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Le Taz Hot Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 07:34 AM
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47. And they say there are no more heros in America.
Anyone who claims that isn't looking hard enough They're actually all around us.


Requiem en pace, Mr. Thomas.
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sofa king Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 08:07 AM
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48. Sorry to see him go.
Lots of times, when coming back from Federal Triangle or the Capitol, I'd walk instead of taking the Metro or cabbing it, and when I was walking I'd always take the shortcut through Lafayette Park and see how Thomas was doing. I never said very much to him and he never had much to say to me, but I always admired his tenacity.
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peekaloo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 08:24 AM
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49. RIP.
:patriot:

I haven't been to D.C. in ten years but I do remember seeing this guy. I still may have one of the flyers he was handing out.
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mikelgb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 09:18 AM
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50. I met him on my first trip to DC..... RIP
Edited on Mon Jan-26-09 09:35 AM by mikelgb
I hope a brave soul takes up his post

my pic of him from May 2007:

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slay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 07:51 PM
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80. Wow great pic
Thanks for posting this. What an amazing guy.
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Lilith Velkor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 09:48 AM
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53. !!!
:cry:

I spoke with him many times before I got sick. Now the next time will be on the other side.

Rest easy, Thomas. Conchita will no doubt carry on your work.
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yellowcanine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 09:54 AM
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54. Could President Obama give him a posthumous medal of freedom?
Anyone know the rules on that?
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Piewhacket Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 10:16 AM
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55. wow... i didn't know about William Thomas... hear, hear.
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Prophet 451 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 10:31 AM
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56. Sleep well, brave soul
Your fight is ended, another will pick up where you fell.

Devlesa araklum tume, Devlesa avilan, tut le Devlesa.
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Blue_Tires Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 10:58 AM
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57. wow...i recognized him instantly
I never knew he was an institution...When I was a college senior, me and my then-girlfriend met him on a cold, dreary day during Christmas break in 1998...We were just taking a sightseeing trip to D.C. and we had a chat with him...I was not as politically astute back then, and I think I kind of dismissed him as a homeless nutbar -- But even then we really admired his dedication.

R.I.P.
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The_Casual_Observer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 11:30 AM
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59. There are far too few William Thomas's around. A modern day saint for sure.
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1776Forever Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 11:46 AM
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60.  Thomas was real!
I read a lot of people here saying he was a little out there. This proves that "sane" doesn't always mean in your right mind. Is that what it takes to be really on the right path? What is "out there"? If it is what Thomas was then I would like to think I am on that path too. Here's to you Thomas!

:fistbump:
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Divine Discontent Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 01:57 PM
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71. Dude protested peacefully through TWENTY years of Republican presidents
He was committed to his cause. That gets you attacked no matter what. Half the time I even MENTION my faith on here people will attack for no reason, can't imagine actually DOING what he did every day across from the White House no less! Society wants to cast ill will towards those they're not participating with when it regards a cause, it sure seems that way. I mean, just look at the ridiculous slam someone made about the OP's avatar being of a Communist nature, and therefore disregarding the entire story about this man who fought the good fight for peace? Shameful!
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Time for change Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 11:59 AM
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62. Wow!
That's dedication. I'm glad he lived to see Obama elected.
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lonestarnot Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:02 PM
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63. I met him when I was there. There was a woman too. Is she still there?
Edited on Mon Jan-26-09 12:02 PM by lonestarnot
Goodbye William Thomas. Peace out. :patriot:
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ebdarcy Donating Member (654 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 12:50 PM
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68. Peace to him and his loved ones.
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Gman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 01:04 PM
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69. An old hippie that didn't quit
bless his soul and may he rest in peace.
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Divine Discontent Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 02:00 PM
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72. was his wife that lady in Fahrenheit 9/11? seemed like she'd been there a long time
thanks to those who posted pics of him! :)

Hopefully, President Obama will give him a medal of freedom for civil behavior in protest! AmAzInG!
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diane in sf Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 02:04 PM
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73. Maybe he felt things were finally headed in the right direction and he could retire
from his mission in this life.
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McCamy Taylor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 03:07 PM
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74. True patriot!
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BrklynLiberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 04:02 PM
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76. I hope that President Obama acknowledges this man in some way.
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onehandle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 04:06 PM
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77. Saw him most every time I went to DC.
I love riding my bike around the White House area and all around DC.

Waved and nodded to him many times.

Never spoke.

Peace to you too, man.
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Taverner Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 04:44 PM
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78. In honor of him, can we finally ban nukes?
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tclambert Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-26-09 04:54 PM
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79. Thanks for this post about a very interesting guy.
Even if you disagree with him on everything, it's a fascinating story.
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