« Size matters with county commissioners | Main | Pollution is now a sin. Litterers, go to hell. »

March 09, 2008

Comments

Ewwww, I feel urpy now. ;)

It reminds me of all the "patriotic" stuff that came out right after 9/11. Red, white, and blue "Chesapeake Bay" candles...made in China. CDs of patriotic music...made in China. Wait, one was made in Canada, does that count? Polyester flags of every size...made in China.

What immediately struck me is that the bathing suit pictured looks like the new flag of the Confederated States (or whatever they're called) from the TV show 'Jericho'.

I guess some people are getting ready for the big blast!

Remember when it was frowned on to patch the hole in the seat of your jeans with anything that even resembled the flag? My, how times do change...

And what's up with that little girl in the red boots being cheered on as she steps on the cake? Is this some form of cultural tradition? Weird!

If you are a little more observant you will see China's leaders do wear Chinese flag lapal pins. Also, the national color of China is red and Chinese do wear a lot of red expecially during Chinese New Year celebration. I think it's great that Americans are proud of their flag. I also think if you look around, it's not uniquely American to be proud of your country and its flag.

I know....the cultish cake stomping while being cheered on freaks me out!! No like.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Strange Up Salem

Welcome to HinesSight

  • Salem Political Snark
    My local political rants are now made on this badass blog. Check it out. Dirty politics, outrageous actions, sleaze, backroom deals — we’re on it. 

  • Twitter with me
    Join Twitter and follow my tweets about whatever.
  • Church of the Churchless
    Visit my other weblog, Church of the Churchless, where the gospel of spiritual independence is preached.

  • Welcome to HinesSight. If this is your first visit, click on "About this site--start here" in the Categories section below.
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...