…I’d go but I’m in my second trimester.
Kristinn explains why it is better to not light one candle than
curse the darkness go fight in Iraq:
Hundreds of candlelight vigils calling for an end to the war in Iraq got under way Wednesday in a national effort spurred by one mother’s anti-war demonstration near President Bush’s ranch.
The vigils were urged by Cindy Sheehan, who has become the icon of the anti-war movement since she started a protest August 6 in memory of her son Casey, who died in Iraq last year.
FreeRepublic.com, which holds rallies to support troops and to counter anti-war demonstrations, planned to hold a pro-Bush rally Wednesday night at the same time and same Washington, D.C., park as a candlelight vigil there.
“For us the organizers of the vigil are phony-baloney, betraying the sacrifices that those, men and women make in Iraq, by demanding that we pull our troops out now and leave Iraq to go to hell,” said Kristinn Taylor, co-leader of the group’s Washington, D.C., chapter. “This is a publicity stunt.”
Unlike, say, wearing a robe and pajamas and protesting outside of CBS which is sincerity incarnate.
Freepers. They’re so cute when they attempt higher brain functions…
(Added): From the comments, here is Kristinn defending Jeff GannonGuckert. Something tells me that later revelations about GannonGuckert made Kristinn’s sphincter shut tighter than a clam shell. Unless Kristinn availed himself of Gannon’s serv—-
No. We won’t go there. That would be wrong.