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Monday, March 24, 2003  

Hesiod is either outrageously stupid or incredibly insensitive, showing this photo:

Caption: IN HONOR OF OUR FALLEN SOLDIERS: Who should never have been forced into battle in the first place.

Um. The memorial was for someone who was murdered by someone who was violently anti-war, not from being "forced into battle".

I thought liberals were more sensitive than this.

posted by Calvin | 2:07 PM

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