Wednesday, December 14, 2011


Obama agrees to sign bill saying he can indefinitely detain anybody -- including American citizens -- arrested by the military.

Yay, the land of the, uhm, well, not so free, but home of the, err, well, not exactly brave either, now that I think of it. U S A! U S A! We're number... well... not exactly #1 in anything except body count, but hey, that's okay, right? Right?!

At least the Soviet Union gave you a show trial before disappearing you. Just sayin'.

-- Badtux the Disgusted Penguin


  1. Show trials are so amateur-hour.

    We are restoring legerdemain to an art form.

  2. b b b b but bama is now a war ender.

    Anyone who thought the dumb ass dims/bama weren't doing to cave on this are living an illusion.

  3. You only got the show trial if you were high enough profile to merit one. Ordinary folks just disappeared. An acquaintance, Mayme Sevander (author of They Took My Father ) lived through the 1930s in the Soviet Union -- there'd be a knock on the door, someone would be taken, and no one knew for sure where the disappeared went or if they were alive or dead.


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