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Look in the mirror

who are we now?
your leader for 7 more months
your leader for 7 more months

During this month, and after Speaker Pelosi gave the *pretender in the White House enough money to continue his occupation and genocide of the people of Iraq, I said in a fit of anger, "We are now the terrorists of the world, bar none!" I wonder if that statement is true. What is a terrorist, or a terrorist nation? I kind of knew what the definition was but wanted to see what others say.

Terrorism: (HeritageŽ Dictionary)

"The unlawful use or threatened use of force or violence by a person or an organized group against people or property with the intention of intimidating or coercing societies or governments, often for ideological or political reasons."

Well, let's see now:

Have we threatened the use of force against Iraq?
Oh yea!

Have we used violence against the people of Iraq?
We did!

Have we destroyed property in Iraq?
Damn, we did and are doing that!

Did we use intimidation or coercion against the people of Iraq?
Yes sir.

Did we do all these things based on ideological or political reasons?


We are now the terrorists of the world! Maybe we should call the United Nations and tell them what we have found out----Can't---it is the Security Council of the UN who puts rogue nations on their terrorist watch list. The United States, having a veto, would just say no!

How about the democratic controlled Congress, can we let them know? No, they just gave Bushco 162 Billion more to continue the killing. (Pelosi is not taking calls.)

How about telling Barrack Obama what we have found out? No, he thinks this is a wonderful nation, a generous nation, the light of my--- shit, you know.

How about the Catholic Church, they have come out against this "War"----Ha, Ha.

Sorry, there is no place to go with this information, you are stuck just like me. Now you too will get up in the morning, look in the mirror and see a terrorist looking back at you.

I think the gods may be a little pissed at us, what do you think?

* Pretender----the sociopath George. W. Bush

Carlin had a pretty solid take on it 23.Jun.2008 07:45


From his last tour.

Politicians have traditionally hidden behind three things: The Flag, The Bible, and Children. "No Child Left Behind. No Child Left Behind." Oh, really? Well, it wasn't long ago you were talking about giving kids a Head Start. Head Start.... Left Behind....someone's losing fucking ground here.

There's a reason for this. There's a reason for this. There's a reason education sucks and there's a reason it will never, ever, ever, be fixed. It's never going to get any better. Don't look for it. Be happy with what you got. BECAUSE THE OWNERS OF THIS COUNTRY DON'T WANT THAT. I'm talking about the real owners. The big, wealthy business interests that control everything and make all the important decisions.

Forget the politicians. They're irrelevant. The politicians are put there to give you the idea that you have freedom of choice. You don't. You have no choice. You have owners. They own you. They own everything. They own all the important land. They own and control the corporations. They've long since bought and paid for the Senate, the Congress, the state houses, the city halls. They've got the judges in their back pockets. They own all the big media companies so they control just about all of the news and information you get to hear. They got you by the balls!

They spend billions of dollars every year lobbying. Lobbying to get what they want. Well, we know what they want. They want more for themselves and less for everybody else. But I'll tell you what they don't want. They don't want a population of citizens capable of critical thinking. They don't well-informed, well-educated people capable of critical thinking. They're not interested in that. That doesn't help them. That's against their interest. That's right.

You know something? They don't want people who are smart enough sitting around the kitchen table to figure out they're getting fucked by a system that threw them overboard thirty fucking years ago. They don't want that. You know what they want? They want obedient workers. Obedient workers. People who are just smart enough to run the machines and do the paper work, and just dumb enough to passively accept all these increasingly shittier jobs with the lower pay, the longer hours, the reduced benefits, the end of overtime and the vanishing pension that disappears the minute you go to collect it.

And now they're coming for your Social Security money. They want your fucking retirement money. They want it back, so they can give it to their criminal friends on Wall Street. And you know something? They'll get it. They'll get it all from you sooner or later. Because they own this fucking place. It's a big club... and you ain't in it. You and I are not in the big club.

By the way, it's the same big club they use to beat you over the head with all day long when they tell you what to believe. All day long, beating you over the head in their media telling you what to believe, what to think and what to buy.

The table is tilted folks. The game is rigged. And nobody seems to notice. Nobody seems to care. Good, honest, hard working people. Blue collar, white collar, doesn't matter what color shirt you have on. Good honest hard working people continue... these are people of modest means... continue to elect these rich cocksuckers who don't give a fuck about them. They don't give a fuck about you. They don't give a fuck about you. They don't care about you. At all. At all. At all. And nobody seems to notice. And nobody seems to care.

That's what the owners count on, the fact that Americans will remain wilfully ignorant about the big red, white and blue dick that is being shoved up their ass every day. Because the owners know the truth. It's called the American Dream because you have to be asleep to believe it.

George Carlin passed away yesterday. May his crystal clear vision guide him well on his journey.

DIRTY WORDS 23.Jun.2008 13:49

Lone Vet lonevet2008@comcast.net

I will be wearing black on Thursday, and my sign will say something about the death of the 4th Amendment. I will also have a sign that says:


Congress, as a whole, has abandoned us for whatever reason---fear, power, money, or just plain stupidity, I don't care what the reason is they all have to go. That will be my rallying cry from now until November, when people see that a politician has the word incumbent after his/her name they will get sick at the thought of voting for them. There may be exceptions to this blanket broad brush of indictments, here in Oregon I can think of only one, Rep. Peter DeFazio. The rest of the punks must be beaten, sent packing, get our of our face and "Begone" forever.

I like the sound of that, see you on Thursday, high noon at the Earl's Den.

For Justice and Peace
Joe Walsh-Lone Vet
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