The Airing of Grievances
Friday, September 17, 2004
A Grieving Mother Arrested
How American? "A mother whose son was killed in Iraq has been arrested for protesting during a New Jersey campaign speech by first lady Laura Bush."
So, let's get this straight. It's cool for your child to give his life for a preemptive war waged for no discernible reason. But it's not cool for you to voice your dissent about the war and the splendid feller who started it. I mean, how dare this woman try and make Barbara's little boy look bad. The unmitigated nerve.