Empty Days

Monday, April 19, 2004



Iraq: anti op-ed

Don't really understand what's going on in Iraq - in reality and behind the scenes, as opposed to how the media "portray" it. You can always count on the western press to misinterpret everything because of mere ignorance - and, really, reporters are not exempt, their stuff is naturally superficial and you can't really blame them for being out of their depth through and through.

I can excuse mere reporters but I can't excuse big op-eds posing as knowledgeable and dishing out tremendous drivel. May they all choke on their morning muffin while typing in their latest pile of crap. Opinion-makers - for clueless idiots.

So let's just assume we know next to nothing of the real state of affairs and let's bravely walk in blindness and darkness and hope not to fall through the ground while we so march.

What is clear so far is that the real and actual Iraq War has just begun - it's been boiling right under the surface for exactly a year now and the whole thing just exploded and it will certainly have long-lasting consequences for all involved.

Let us put on our fool's caps and see what transpires.





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