Just A Bird

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Frustrated by the simplistic exploitation of his image, America's
symbol of military might spoke up today about the war in Iraq - "a huge
mistake" - the complexities of Afghanistan, and that photo of him
crying on 9/11 that some jerk put on a "Never Forget" dinner plate.
From The Onion.

"You step out of the nest to clear your head with a few minutes of
soaring, and people automatically peg you as some kind of embodiment of
American freedom worth killing and dying for...I'm not a hawk or a
dove. I'm an eagle."

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