fix articles 52975, peculiar
The Socialist Origins of the Pledge of Allegiance (tags)
Francis Bellamy, a Christian socialist, wrote the Pledge of Allegiance in 1892 as a critique of the rampant greed, misguided materialism, and hyper-individualism of the Gilded Age. But you'd never know that by reading CNN contributor Bob Greene's column earlier this week called "The Peculiar History of the Pledge of Allegiance."
That Bush Earpiece and Wire: The Bush Campaign Explanations Make it Seem Even More Likely (tags)
After first trying to say the photos must have been doctored, the Bush administration is now trying to say that the peculiar bulge in his jacket was just an odd wrinkle.
Peculiar New Trend In the Far Right: (tags)
There's a peculiar new trend among the fascists for "community organizing." Oddly, it seems to be making many of them a bit friendlier. Friendly fascism? That's a good one!
Coup Watch: odd things happening in UK too (tags)
Not wishing to bore you with our own local difficulties, there are curious developments in Britain too