Virginia is for gangstas

08/21/2007 | MSNBC

A Virginia tourist print ad featuring a woman making a heart sign with her thumbs and forefingers is being scrapped after it was learned that the same gesture is associated with the violent Chicago-based gang, the Gangster Disciples. Virginia Tourism Corp. president Alisa Bailey said, "We regret if anyone interpreted the symbol as anything other than a symbol of love as was intended."

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