In one of the digital news feeds I subscribe to, it was reported Wednesday that the United Nations was calling an emergency security meeting to investigate allegations that the Syrian government has used deadly chemicals on its citizens who were protesting.
In the very next headline, it was reported that police in Wisconsin's Capitol in Madison had again arrested, handcuffed and charged its protesting citizens ... because they were gathering and singing. The arrested suspects included grandmothers and firefighters.
The consecutive headlines kind of put the whole political freak show that is Wisconsin in perspective.
In the words of Forest Gump, "That's all I have to say about that ..."
I wish I had time to protest, but some of us have to work for a living and raise our kids. I hope all these lefties that our going to recieve a size able refund from Scott Walker and the Republicans next year send their money to a local school teacher(our working poor). Instead, I am sure they will buy some organic arugula and some soy milk.
Nuns, firefighters, grandmas don't follow rules, laws or ANY OTHER standard in our society? Another grandiloquent voice from Planet Hyperbole weighs in!
Comparing the daily temper tantrum being thrown in Madison to people being gassed and executed in Syria is sincerely one of the most disgusting things I've ever read. Do you have any integrity whatsoever?
I saw something similar yesterday...
While on Google News' front page the first two "Top Stories" were 1. Bradley Manning Gets 35yrs for Leaks and 2. New Details Show Broader NSA Surveillance Reach". Thought it was interesting....
Im sure the Women of Egypt agree that their fight for basic civil liberties is the same as having to pull a permit to protest inside the WI capital.
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