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Old 03-15-2016, 04:40 PM
ivylass ivylass is offline
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Originally Posted by drad dog View Post
Yes. The real life Klan got the idea to burn crosses from the movie. They had never done it before. True.
I don't know about that. Scots routinely burned crosses as a "calling of the clan." A lot of Scots emigrated to the States and that's probably how the custom got corrupted, as some yokel saw the symbolism and decided to make it their own.