Out of the promoted news… 28 June 2009Posted by marisacat in DC Politics, Divertissements, Inconvenient Voice of the Voter, Iraq War, South America.
A Palestinian demonstrator in a wheelchair reacts as he get caught in tear gas fired by Israeli troops, during a demonstration against Israel’s separation barrier in the West Bank village of Bilin, near Ramallah [AP]
… away from the hyped news…
Elsewhere the beat goes on… Our much vaunted “pull back from the cities” in Iraq, due for Tuesday, is variously described in ways that, for headline readers or itinerant news consumers, could be misconstrued to be the announcement of a full withdrawal. Hardly. And, as scripted, the “violence rises”. 250 dead in recent days from car bombs…
First military coup, they tell us, in S America (Honduras) since the end of the Cold War. We are said not to be involved. That would be a first!
In other, different news… it sounds like, might be, could be, that the former pol who keeps on giving to the tabloids, made a sex tape with the inamorata. And, what is more, an aggrieved party has the tape.
One would almost think the loons (which would be the whole crew) in this deal planned it this way. Or, the hand of Gawd intervened to assist the mere mortals… It is all too perfect!
Oh yes… Michael Jackson ”memorials”, in the press, continue. I can’t wait for the will to be read, made public — and for the REAL battles to begin.