Thursday, November 24, 2005

Happy Thanksgiving?

Brendan Smialowski/AFP – Getty Images

Optical illusion: which is the bigger turkey?

When you have a minute between eating and watching the games, make up your own caption.


Then, take a look at these soldiers. And think about where you wish they were spending Thanksgiving ... especially if one of them is yours.


Finally, just think about this:



Blogger Carl said...


Surely you know the Iraqi people, Iraq's government and our military favor staying the course, not cutting and running by coming home. And recruiting and retention remain strong, especially among troops who served a combat tour in Iraq or Afghanistan.

6:24 PM  
Blogger Sally Swift said...

Well Carl, for a change you're letting others speak for you, especially other right wingnuts. I hope you don't have any loved ones serving in Iraq.

6:32 PM  
Blogger Carl said...

Actually, I'm relying on the views of those directly affected and best informed. If neither most Iraqis nor most of our military agree with you, exactly whose interests are you asserting?

6:53 PM  
Blogger Carl said...

Sally, a brief follow-up:

Your photo of troops at a mess line, part of MoveOn.Org's latest pro-surrender TV ad, shows British, not American, soldiers. Could the left's failure to know our troops be partly responsible for their specious claim to speak for them?

7:15 PM  

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