MAN WITH CONFEDERATE FLAG PAYS RESPECTS TO STROM THURMOND.
Wearing a Confederate uniform and the Stars and Bars of the
Confederacy, H.K. Edgerton of Ashville, North Carolina stands beside a
statue of former Sen. Strom Thurmond outside the state house in
Columbia, South Carolina July 1, 2003. Thurmond died June 26, 2003 at
age 100 and served 48 years in the United States Senate, the longest
serving senator in the nation's history. He will be buried in his
hometown of Edgefield, South Carolina. REUTERS/Ellen Ozier REUTERS