War on Peace

Iraq War Demonstration on University Avenue, Palo Alto

Only at an anti Iraq war demo in Palo Alto could a fight break out. The dialogue between a demonstrator, and a couple of bystanders went something like this:

Demonstrator: Thanks for your support sir! All the best to you and your children!

Bystander: I don’t have any children…

Demonstrator (walking away): Son of a bitch!

Second Bystander: Hey, watch your language!

Demonstrator (aggressive): What did you say?

Second Bystander: There was no call for that…

…and before the fight could begin the police stepped in! And you wonder why America has trouble ‘liberating’ Iraq…

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