Glenbrook Valley’s not-so-neighborly Battle of the Flags moves on to a new set of weapons: Halloween tombstones! In advance of the holiday, neighbors put up this frightening display, apparently for the benefit of longtime Confederate-flag-fan T.C. Burton, who lives across the street: Individual tombstones for Bigotry, Racism, Discrimination, Cruelty, Intolerance, Prejudice, Hate, Violence, and a few other demons.
“Sparks should start flying soon,” commented one chronicler of the display in an email to friends.
And sure enough, Burton has unleashed a marked grave of his own:
What’s that grave marker on Burton’s lawn say? A Swamplot reader reports:
“Devil’s Crowd” across the top, with “Queers, child molesters, lesbians, drug dealers and users” He also taped a hand scrawled sign to his window “cemetery of those that violate God’s Law”