Samizdat
Thursday, July 07, 2005
  It's All In Where You Stand
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"We joke about having transferred from the Marine Corps to the Oil Corps, or the Petrol Battalion, and while we laugh at our jokes and think we're damn funny jarheads, we know we might soon die ... squandered lives with the comedy of combat and being deployed to protect oil reserves and the rights and profits of certain American companies, many of which have direct ties to the White House.”

-- from Jarhead by Anthony Swofford
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“I don't worry about anything here in Washington, D.C.”
-- George Bush
Press Conference 5/31/05
 
Comments:
I typed your bush quote into google and came to this site,
http://politicalhumor.about.com/library

now try not to laugh so hard, or try not to cry so hard, though it is very sad, very funny in a very pathetic kind of way. So very very very!
 
When I wrote that comment, I was totally unaware of what happened in London.
I feel terrible that I could be so flippant.
 
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Samizdat: an underground system for the circulation of forbidden works of literature and political criticism in the Soviet era of Russia.

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