Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Fuck You I Won't Do What You Tell Me

Police prevented Rage Against The Machine from performing outside the RNC. Police at the RNC also violently assaulted journalists and illegally raided people's homes.



When I first learned of this, I was outraged the police violence wasn't making a dent on the headlines of my favorite newspaper, but digging deeper into the top stories made it clear enough why: the Republicans haven't just failed at instituting a police state, they've deteriorated into some kind of Muppet circus.

Mainstream comedy trumps fringe horror, every time.