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Published:September 4th, 2012 17:12 EST

World Gone Mad: Couple Barred From Painting House Gray

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A Swedish couple said they were prevented from painting their house because the shade of gray they picked did not match neighboring homes."

UPI

The Swedish couple didn`t request to paint their house dots of many colors, the innocuous shade of gray they choose didn`t match the neighboring homes.

I bet everybody in that neighborhood walks around with a frown - is it any wonder that Sweden has one of the highest suicide rates in the world?

I would hate to live in a neighborhood where all the houses look at same, and you aren`t allowed to express your individuality.

I painted my house bright pink, and there`s a flock of plastic pink flamingoes frolicking in my front yard, and everybody loves my little house.

Down with fascism in Sweden and in America where Homeowner Associations act like dictatorial organizations.

Defend Freedom! Paint your house pink, purple or black!

Read more:

http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2012/09/04/Couple-barred-from-painting-house-gray/UPI-23471346773037/#ixzz25XKjMkhq

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