Happy Independence Day:

Two Bush opponents, taken out of the crowd in restraints by police, said they were told they couldn't be there because they were wearing shirts that said they opposed the president.
No one even blinks any more. Because we're supposedly in a war, which will never end. Four more years of this and we'll be envying the Russians.

I'm a quarter Norwegian. Woo hoo! (Not grotesque or anything, but the pictures are not entirely worksafe.)