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Blue Blogging Soapbox
...rambling rants, thoughts and musings on mostly political topics - from your late night blogger.

Saturday, March 25, 2006

Another point of view 
(en francais)

American milblogger Buck Sargent
WHAT CASEY SHEEHAN DIED FOR

Ours has become an instant gratification nation, the countdown to ADD-Day stalking the horizon. Heading into its fourth year, the Iraq War has now lasted longer than most celebrity marriages. (Correction: Desert Storm lasted longer than the average celebrity marriage). It has been said that the Vietnam War was lost on television, and that was when there were only three channels on and they all screamed: RETREAT! But soldiers don’t watch the news, we make it. That is why the MSM refuse to tell our story, that is why they continue to poison the well back home, and that is why soldiers have taken it upon ourselves to “tell it like it is” on the internet.
"Once Upon a Time in Mosul"


Warning! Video does not contain scenes of violence, bombs, protests, demonstrations and general strife. I guess the blogger figured the MSM has that market covered.

Update: I'm impressed. I made the bonus editon. H/T to the Canadian Cynic. I always appreciate a link, regardless of the source. Besides, being recognized by the "Canadian Cynic" is such an honour.

Paul Synnott at 8:15 AM    | en francais | Go to Top|


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