CAPS LIKE WHOA (jc) wrote,

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I'm currently watching live pictures of attempts to pull down a statue of Saddam Hussein somewhere in Baghdad. I've been watching for twenty minutes, and it still isn't down.

There are hundreds of Iraqis swarming around the thing, and I for some reason can't help but think how many of those will be crushed by the statue if and when it falls. How dumb can you get?

As I write, some marine has just rubbed an American flag in the face of the statue. So funny; you'd think an Iraqi flag would have been more appropriate... 15:39: ...and there it is. Hurrah! Or something.
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