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Protest in the Lou

May 5th, 2007 by mopns · No Comments

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Photo courtesy of Blogging from St. Louis

We reported last week how lazy reporter Jo Mannies of the Post Dispatch, had a piece on the Political Fix publicizing a demonstration at Senator Bond’s office last Wednesday. We questioned the effectiveness of scheduling a demonstration at the same time the office closes. Apparenty it didn’t go too well. Christopher Court has a few thoughts on the “protest”.

I was mildly annoyed this morning to read that there would be a protest outside of Sen Bond’s office here in St. Louis and no one invited me!

Well after work today I grabbed my camera and went to clicking.

This afternoon was pretty miserable with rain and wind. However these conditions did not keep some 30ish people from coming out to protest of all things the Bush veto pertaining to the Iraq war funding bill. Read more…

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