Monday, December 15
Only Two Shoes to Give for His Country
The Iraqi's rare courage in confronting the Orwellian doublespeaker evokes the famous last words of 18th-century American colonialist Patrick Henry before his hanging by invading British imperialists: "I regret I have only one life to give for my country."
Still, two shoes are better than one.
See this related story: "Peace Activists Take Shoes to White House in Solidarity with Shoe-Throwing Iraqi Journalist"