Whether or not Chris Avino could sport a colander in his driver’s license photo became an issue for the Georgia Department of Driver Services.
Avino got a temporary ID sporting the strainer after telling people it was a religious headdress — he is a member of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster. But the department later changed its mind and said Avino would have to retake the picture.
A colander, they said, is just a colander.
» ONLINE EXTRA: Read the original DDS letter to Chris Avino here (.PDF)
» EXCLUSIVE: The letter Avino sent to DDS in response
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