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12th June 2011

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I’m dying to know when the Virginia is for Lovers slogan came into being because it’s awfully ironic that Virginia has historically been against lovers who weren’t both white, starting with slavery on down to Loving v. Virginia. I need to to find out more about this.

I’m dying to know when the Virginia is for Lovers slogan came into being because it’s awfully ironic that Virginia has historically been against lovers who weren’t both white, starting with slavery on down to Loving v. Virginia. I need to to find out more about this.

Tagged: Loving v. VirginiaLoving DayVirginiaVirginia is for Lovers

Source: rogerogreen.com

  1. wba1969 reblogged this from ringtales and added:
    1969 is when it was first used. Not a proud part of Virginia advertizing history.
  2. ringtales reblogged this from amillionparachutes
  3. becca-jane reblogged this from defnsanity
  4. defnsanity reblogged this from reasaurus and added:
    still isn’t for lovers…
  5. reasaurus reblogged this from amillionparachutes
  6. ringtales said: it IS ironic
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