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December 28, 2005

The Flaccid Flag


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Robert Steinbeck of the Miami Herald has written a most eloquent accompaniment to my photo. I will be lazy this morning, as I am most mornings, and just pass it on.

I do, however, deserve some small credit for weaving thorough heavy traffic, camera drawn, in pursuit of a plumber with an unfurled 8x12 foot American flag, topped by a golden eagle, mounted on the back of his pick up. I caught up with him at a traffic light, where the wind was out of his sail, and the flag, at rest, bears a distinct resemblance to a dead fish. It's dangerous work out there in the field, but someone has to do it

Other related morsels gleaned from the fertile ground of the internet.
Who is George Bush consulting besides God?

Photo note: see above

Posted by Dakota at December 28, 2005 06:29 AM