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Is Gay Street Campfield’s next target?

If state Sen. Stacey Campfield’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill becomes law, what’s next — a “Don’t
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Think of the carnage. If Knoxville is forced to change the name of its most important downtown street, thousands of businesses would have to update their stationery. Taxpayers would foot the bill for new street signs. Gay Street executives would waste countless hours updating their email signatures when they could be creating jobs.

Oh, the humanity!

Who knew that Campfield was anti-business. I always suspected it, but I didn’t realize just how far he would go to kill jobs.

More on the issue:

No Silence Here:  Stacey Campfield sure has kids talking about being gay

Photo: Gay Street is seen Tuesday, April 5, 2011. The Bijou Theatre/ Lamar House Hotel is at left. (Knoxville News Sentinel/ Adam Brimer)

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