Woman hung 10,000 rainbow Christmas lights to protest a homophobic neighbor

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This week has shown a trend of Americans trumping hate with love in the form of rainbow flags.

Mike Pence’s D.C. neighbors’ have been hanging rainbow flags on their houses to protest his homophobic views, and about 20 residents of a Michigan neighborhood hung pride flags after a neighbor expressed distaste for them.

Lexi Magnusson, 34, is following suit – but with a luminescent twist. After her neighbor in the Seattle area expressed anti-LGBTQ opinions, Magnusson covered her own lawn in 10,000 rainbow Christmas lights.

“Our new neighbors are bigots. Since regular aggression leads to assault charges, I went with passive aggression. 10,000 lights later,” she captioned the photo on Reddit. Read more…

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