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Orange County, California, is all juiced up. Along with all nationwide demands for hauling down Confederate statues, a new controversy has popped up. Politically-correct activists demand John Wayne’s statue disappear from the 40-year-old airport.

It seems allegedly racist and homophobic remarks the actor made many years ago are now totally unacceptable. So, don’t act like that mean old Western movie hero. Be careful what you yell when you attend a Washington NFL game. When a football player falls down, don’t be like a bigoted John Wayne cowboy and loudly cheer: Another Redskin bites the dust!

 
 
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