Home Idyllwild News Idyllwild vigil remembers victims of Orlando mass shooting Idyllwild News Idyllwild vigil remembers victims of Orlando mass shooting By Marshall Smith - June 14, 2016 5023 1 Facebook Twitter Google+ About 40 people attended a vigil in Idyllwild Monday evening, June 13, to honor the dead from the mass fatal shooting in Orlando. The attack in Florida, the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, took place at a club frequented primarily by LGBT adults. In this photo, a U.S. rainbow flag is the centerpiece emblem of inclusion. The United States is now one of many countries where gay marriage is legal and LGBT rights are protected. Even so, attendee and Idyllwild resident Eduardo Santiago said, “Even now I don’t feel safe. Someone at the next restaurant table could overhear my conversation and make an ugly scene.” Photo by Marshall Smith 1 COMMENT It doesn’t surprise me that only 40 people showed up for this Vigil.. Idyllwild masquerades as a liberal, gay friendly town when it is far from what they really are which is a nasty, evil minded little Podunk town inhabited by mindless, redneck hillbillies. Log in to leave a comment LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.