All Further Articles for 2009-07-27

Monday, July 27, 2009
Bumper Sticker Battle
A battle over either free speech or racist exploitation, depending on your perspective, has erupted at North Carolina's Concord Mills mall, which has declined to renew the lease for Loren Spivak's "Free Market Warrior." His kiosk sells bumper stickers – "Defend America. Fight Obama!" "Al Qaeda's Favorite Days: 9/11/01 and 11/04/08" – baby t-shirts: "My Parents Chose Life", etc. Spivak supporters "draped with signage" have showed up to protest. On Wednesday, Obama is scheduled to visit to discuss health care.
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We'll Miss Her, Sort Of, Though Not Really
Parting words from former Gov. Palin of Alaska, making the usual incomprehensible leaps in logic. On the media: "Democracy depends on you. That is why our troops are willing to die for you. So how about in honor of the American soldier, ya’ quit makin’ things up?”
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