Originally Posted by Kyp Dooran
Just tweaking him over the purple prose often used by a fawning media to frame the image they wish to present of the current president. There seems to be a definite sort of cult of personality that surrounds this man. Definitely stronger than any sense one quite gets about the right's adulation of Reagan and probably on par with the reverence that many on the left have of FDR.
Looks like Achmedinijad (sp?) probably won. If so no surprise. But unless the mullahs actually change their stripes, the face change would have had little meaning beyond perhaps the type of rhetoric used. As I said, the players would change, but the song would remain the same.
Now, I want you to remember that no bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor, dumb bastard die for his country.---Patton
There is no room in this country for hyphenated Americanism.---Teddy Roosevelt
I never forget a face, but in your case I'll make an exception.---Groucho
And if you all get killed, I'll piss on your graves.---Shaman Urdnot
How would you like to own a little bit of my foot in your ass.---Red Foreman