Category Archives: Anti-War

MLK, A Dream Deterred

Imagine, for a moment, anyone saying stuff like this today.

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Turkey Shot

I’m not even going to ask for captions on this Yahoo photo from the recent protests in Crawford, TX. The caption supplied by Yahoo pretty much says it all. Michael Rowe, 12, of Ft. Hood, Texas, takes part in a … Continue reading

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Anti-War? Ante Up!

This is something I wanted to post about this morning, but — as you might have noticed if you stopped by this morning — my blog was down. It’s a story fit for McCarthyism Watch. A church in Los Angles … Continue reading

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Any Volunteers?

BradBlog notes a wry and apropos sign at the D.C. anti-war protest. “WOULD SOMEONE PLEASE GIVE HIM A BLOW JOB SO WE CAN HAVE HIM IMPEACHED.” Now there’s an idea. However, though it might be for the good of the … Continue reading

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2K, Too Much

Wasn’ t it just a few months ago that we were marking another morbid milestone of the Iraq war, as the number of U.S. casualties passed 1,500? Well, brace yourself. We’re about to hit 2,000. How many more U.S. soldiers … Continue reading

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Because a Great Nation Deserves the Truth

But the question is, whose truth and how much? Found this via Karmalized, and then found this, both in reference to this. As I’ve said before, it’s interesting what you find off the beaten paths of the blogosphere. Technorati Tags: … Continue reading

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Anti-War Fever

Not that I’m a “tin-foil hat” type, but I’m not at all sure what to make of this. Small amounts of a bacteria that causes “rabbit fever” were found on Washington’s National Mall last weekend as thousands of protesters marched … Continue reading

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What’s the Exit Plan?

As shown by the war porn story, it’s worthwhile to shine a light in some of the less often travelled places in the blogosphere, because things often start there long before they bubble up in to the places where the … Continue reading

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Hearts and Minds

Who’s winning the “war on terror” on the PR front? Well… There are a couple of items out there that suggest that the U.S. is still fighting an uphill battle. It hard not to feel at little sorry for Bush’s … Continue reading

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Wrong for Being Right

I think Dave Pell has kinda misread this Christopher Hitchens piece that blasts the anti-war protesters for…uh…not being pro-war enough, as near as I can tell. Betwee all the blustering — you can almost see the spittle that must have … Continue reading

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The Long March to the Muddle

I’ve been catching up on articles about yesterday’s anti-war marches in D.C. and elswhere, as well as bits about the counter protesters, and there’s recurring theme that’s occurred to me, though I didn’t get it until I red this editorial … Continue reading

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But Ya ARE Pro-War, Blanche! Ya Are!

As I was catching up on the news this afternoon, something jumped out at me in this Washington Post article about the counter-protestors at yesterday’s anti-war march in D.C. Deb Meyer of South Bend, Ind., was standing next to Ellsworth … Continue reading

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A Majority on the March?

Alas, we didn’t make it to the march. We’ve been running around doing errands and stuff in Maryland. (Besides, the hubby is going to a rally tomorrow to keep the Moral Majority folks out Montgomery County Schools — where Parker … Continue reading

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Getting His Phil

This has been blogged about almost everywhere since yesterday, so I didn’t cover it. But then a reader sent me a link. If you haven’t seen it already, head over to Crooks and Liars to see Phil Donahue administer a … Continue reading

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Write Your Own Caption #13

  Mugshot for this guy.  Via Smoking Gun. Hat-tip to Kicking Ass.  

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