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the real "Hook'em horns" had gesture from possibly real Texans
Well Mr Bush has shocked many in Norway with his devotion to Satan this month. The corporate media has suggested this Satanic hand salute Mr Bush and his demonic wife does is from the Texan "LongHorns", but Mr Bush did not go to school there nor is it the correct way to do the "LongHorn" salute and does look like the Satanic salute. The Satanic Salute ( http://www.av1611.org/stryper5.html -  http://www.av1611.org/amysalut.html). A "quasi-parody" site explaining that Bush is doing the Satanic salute ( http://www.bushisantichrist.com/).


various Bush Clan imagry saluting Satan  http://www.habitablezone.com/currentevents/messages/366520.html


Hopefully I have added pictures with two of Bush in his Demonic devotion to the Great Demon of the Hellish Abode of the Damned with a picture of Texans making the Hook'em Horns. They do look slightly different, but personally I think they are all Satanic anyway.

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Bush's 'Satanic Salute' Shocks Norway

osted: January 21, 2005 at 9:46 a.m.

OSLO, Norway (AP) -- President Bush's "Hook 'em, 'horns" salute got lost in translation in Norway, where shocked people interpreted his hand gesture during his inauguration as a salute to Satan.

That's what it means in the Nordics when you throw up the right hand with the index and pinky fingers raised, a gesture popular among heavy metal groups and their fans in the region.

"Shock greeting from Bush daughter," a headline in the Norwegian Internet newspaper Nettavisen said above a photograph of Bush's daughter Jenna, smiling and showing the sign.

For Texans, the gesture is a sign of love for the University of Texas Longhorns, whose fans are known to shout out "Hook 'em, 'horns!" at sporting events.

Bush, a former Texas governor, and his family made the sign to greet the Longhorn marching band as it passed during the inaugural parade through Washington during Thursday's festivities, explained Verdens Gang, Norway's largest newspaper.

(Copyright 2005 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

 http://www.kron4.com/Global/story.asp...


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'Devil' pops up in unlikely places

JOHN KELSO

I don't mean to lay the blame on George W. Bush because it's probably not entirely his fault.

But ever since the president with the pro-religious agenda got re-elected, there's been a lot of trouble with people seeing the devil popping up all over the place.

Take, for example, SpongeBob SquarePants, a previously innocuous cartoon figure who is being fingered by some U.S. religious groups for supposedly hanging out in gay bars.

I'm drooling if I'm fooling. Dr. James C. Dobson, founder of the religious group Focus on the Family, said that a video in which SpongeBob SquarePants appears with a bunch of other cartoon characters is a "pro-homosexual video."

Now wait just a doggone minute. Obviously Dobson has his cartoon characters mixed up. He's got the wrong guy. The character Dobson should be blaming for promoting a lifestyle he doesn't approve of isn't SpongeBob SquarePants, but SpongeBob NoPants.

I swear. Next thing you know people are going to be talking trash about Elmer Fudd. "It wasn't me. It was the wabbit."

And how come all these religious right people are sitting at home looking for trouble by watching The Cartoon Network?

Does watching Porky Pig 24 hours a day to see if you can catch him up to something really set an example for our youth?

Then you've got this deal down in San Marcos, Texas, where Mayor Susan Narvaiz asked a U.S. Postal Service representative during a City Council meeting if there is any way to change the city's ZIP code, 78666, to something less inflammatory. See, 666 is looked upon by some as being the number of the beast.

So if you're having trouble getting your mail on time down in San Marcos, I guess the implication here is that the post office has gone to hell.

My favorite devilish situation occurred when members of the Bush family flashed the Hook 'Em sign as the Longhorn Band passed by during the Inaugural Parade. People in Norway misinterpreted that to be a salute to Satan. Now there's some people who have never been over to the University of Texas alumni center during the half for a col'beer, huh?

"Shock greeting from Bush daughter," said a headline in the Norwegian Internet newspaper Nettavisen. Hah. A "shock greeting" would require one less finger.

See, in Norway, holding up your hand with the middle two fingers down and the pinky and index fingers raised is a sign of the devil. Now there's a big swinging coincidence. That's the same thing they think about the Hook 'Em sign over at Texas A&M.

Hey, until now I hadn't realized how many Norwegians live in Bryan/College Station, Texas. But after hearing about this misunderstanding, I expect cross-country skiing to break out all over the Brazos River Valley.

It's kinda funny how the Europeans are always on America's case for not understanding other cultures. And here come the Norwegians, who couldn't tell Bevo from a ham sandwich.

How could these people not know about the Hook 'Em sign? You mean to tell me none of these nincompoops watched the Rose Bowl? Don't these people have any culture?

 http://www.myrtlebeachonline.com/mld/sunnews/news/opinion/10745216.htm

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Bush sent mixed messages with horn signal

Aaron Braaten

Last Thursday, 20 January, marked the inauguration of President Bush to his second term in office. Bush, when he wasn't riding in an armour-plated, bomb-proof limousine, strolled down a parade route that had been completely locked down by men who looked more like Robocops than police officers, past spectators who had been thoroughly patted down and searched, and away from angry protestors who had been quarantined into "free-speech zones." And then he did the unexpected: he extolled the virtues of American freedom and liberty.

But this was only the precursor to one devastatingly mixed signal as Bush neutered his rhetoric of spreading the fire of freedom to nations around the world and quite possibly solidified his status as the Middle East poster-child of the Great Satan. He did it by flashing what is being interpreted as the "devil horns" hand salute.

Norway, a nation of death-metal aficionados, first reeled in shock as Bush peppered his speech with references to the Creator and then consistently flashed the University of Texas "hook 'em" hand signal, which looks strangely similar to the "devil horn" salute often displayed by diehard metal fans. This wasn't unusual to most viewers in North America, but to the Norwegian online newspaper Nettavisen and its readership, it was interpreted as a sign that Bush has gone to the dark side.

It may not have been Bush's intent, but pictures of him, Laura and their daughter Jenna flashing the hand signal were picked up by over 180 newspapers within hours of the original Associated Press release, sending conspiracy theorists into apoplectic states of frenzied skull-and-bones speculation.

The "Texas hook 'em" hand signal, according to the University of Texas at Austin website, was first used by Attorney Harley R Clark and his buddy Henry Pitts at a pep rally in 1955 before a football game to symbolize the horns of the University of Texas Longhorns bovine logo. That it happens to resemble the devil salute is merely coincidence. Or is it?

The "Texas hook 'em" hand signal is done with the right hand whereas a full-blown satanic salute is done with the sinistria, or left hand. Both use the middle and ring fingers curled beneath the thumb with the pinky and index extended. The book Satanism in America states that the "horned hand" is the sign of recognition between those who are "in the occult" and depicts this as a left, not right hand. The right hand, however, symbolizes the horned god, the hunter, who goes by Cernunnos and Pan in Celtic and Greek mythologies respectively. Cernunnos/Pan was targeted by early Christian churches as an unacceptable symbol of paganism, and Pan's trident later became a symbol of Satan himself. Jerry Falwell, along with some Wiccans, must be choked.

Most likely, the Bush family was giving a blue-blood shout-out to the Texas Longhorns marching band, whose football team edged out Michael Moore's home state Michigan Wolverines 38-37 in this year's Rose Bowl game, which arguably mirrored the tight 2004 election. Occam's Razor would dictate that this simplest of explanations is the correct one. Other anti-Razors, though, would require more to explain this episode.

More intriguingly, Bush's salute adds fresh perspective to his statement that, "[By] our efforts, we have lit a fire as well—a fire in the minds of men. It warms those who feel its power, it burns those who fight its progress, and one day this untamed fire of freedom will reach the darkest corners of our world."

The crux of the matter is the difference between the intent and perception of symbols. Bush likely had the best of intentions when he plugged what appears to be an inside joke, but not many people are laughing. The cruelty of this joke is how other nations might interpret it: "Let the freedom fire and democracy brimstone fall."

 http://www.gateway.ualberta.ca/view.php...

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Bushes� Texas salute spawns global levity
Published January 27, 2005

It's no secret that college football has a strange effect on people. But who knew it has turned the president of the United States into a devil worshiper?

That was the word in Norway after last week's Inaugural Parade. Actually, the exact wording was, "Sjokkhilsen fra Bush datter."

So read the headline on a Norwegian Web site after Jenna Bush, her dad and various other Bushes flashed the "Hook 'Em Horns" sign as the University of Texas band passed in front of the presidential reviewing stand.

"Shock Greeting from Bush Daughter," was the translation. You'd be shocked, too, if you thought the leader of the Free World had a "666" secretly tattooed to his scalp. It seems the "Hook Em" figure, with the extended pinkie and forefinger, is the sign of the devil in Norway.

Bush might be a lot of things, but not even Michael Moore has accused him of getting his orders from Satan. That was lost in the initial reaction of diplomatic horror.

Here we are, desperate to rebuild our alliance with Europe, and the president signals to 5 million Norwegians that he keeps a pitchfork in the White House closet? But fear not, the episode has actually done some good.

If the world needs one thing right now, it's a huge dose of understanding. They don't get us. We don't get them. The lack of familiarity is what breeds contempt.

"It's quite interesting," said Erling Rimestad. "It tells you what people know about American culture."

He's the counselor for press and cultural affairs at the Norwegian Embassy in Washington, D.C. He said after a couple of confused days, most Norwegians realized Bush was not signaling an invasion of their country by satanic cows.

Now they know he and his daughter were merely being college football fans. And college football fans, by definition, do nutty things. But it's a harmless sort of nuts.

The "Hook 'Em" sign has been around for 50 years. A Texas student wanted a symbol to counter the "Gig 'Em" sign favored by Texas A&M fans. It certainly didn't occur to him that Europeans would think the horns are attached to the devil instead of a cow.

At least it's not considered satanic in every country. Some Africans use the symbol to ward off evil. In the Mediterranean region, it means a man's wife has been cheating on him. Laura Bush would never do such a thing.

In Russia, the "Hook 'Em" signifies pompous idiots, a definition most Texas A&M fans also adhere to. Talk about a multi-faceted cultural divide. It makes you wonder what would have happened if Bob Graham had won the election and did the Gator chomp on Inauguration Day.

"I've never heard of anything like that," Rimestad said.

The Norwegians wouldn't have been sjokkhilsened at the sight of a man pantomiming an alligator attack. Of course, there's not even a word for "alligator" in the Norwegian language.

There's also no word for "Seminole" or "Bowden." So if Burt Reynolds had been elected president, he could have tomahawk-chopped until his arm fell off. Our Norwegian friends apparently do not pretend to scalp people to show support for their favorite cross-country skiing team.

"That is also something that does not occur in Norway," Rimestad said. "The people are not that physically expressive."

The Norwegians are so clueless about college football, they even don't hate the BCS. Inadvertent or not, the whole "Hook 'Em" dustup hopefully has taught all Europeans that they have one less thing to fear from us.

Football might be America's unofficial religion. But devil worship it's not.

David Whitley can be reached at  dwhitley@orlandosentinel.com.

Copyright © 2005, Orlando Sentinel |

 http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/orl-sptwhitley27012705jan27,1,3374592.column...

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Lost in translation: Bush salutes Satan?
(Agencies)
Updated: 2005-01-22 09:41

US President Bush's "Hook 'em, 'horns" salute got lost in translation in Norway, where shocked people interpreted his hand gesture during his inauguration as a salute to Satan.

That's what it means in the Nordics when you throw up the right hand with the index and pinky fingers raised, a gesture popular among heavy metal groups and their fans in the region.

"Shock greeting from Bush daughter," a headline in the Norwegian Internet newspaper Nettavisen said above a photograph of Bush's daughter Jenna, smiling and showing the sign.

For Texans, the gesture is a sign of love for the University of Texas Longhorns, whose fans are known to shout out "Hook 'em, 'horns!" at sporting events.

Bush, a former Texas governor, and his family made the sign to greet the Longhorn marching band as it passed during the inaugural parade through Washington during Thursday's festivities, explained Verdens Gang, Norway's largest newspaper.

 http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/english/doc/2005-01/22/content_411357.htm

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