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Posted: 10/25/2004 11:14:21 AM EDT
On Sunday afternoon, as I'm driving towards downtown, I get stuck in a traffic jam. I'm thirsty and trying to get to the pub. I park the car, and me and a friend walk towards the capitol. We end-up right in the middle of some kind of march on the capitol.

There are literally hundreds, maybe thousands of people marching. I notice only a few signs. They say "Kerry/Edwards". These were lawn signs, not homemade ones. The marchers were walking at a pretty good pace, seemed to be enjoying the weather, but were dead silent...No chanting, screaming...nothing!

There was absolutely no excitement...NONE! It was really strange. I've seen protests at the capitol before with only a dozen people who made more of an impression.


Looking for news online about this, I couldn't find anything. Strange though, the evening before 300 people protested the local paper for endorsing Bush. It made the news.


Link Posted: 10/25/2004 11:27:22 AM EDT
I would have to have skipped the pub, grabbed my Bush sign and joined in!
Link Posted: 10/25/2004 11:32:29 AM EDT
Sounds like it was an anti-American rally, or pro socialist event.
Link Posted: 10/25/2004 11:36:15 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/25/2004 11:37:03 AM EDT by jkstexas2001]
I see its already been answered *EDIT*
Link Posted: 10/25/2004 11:39:21 AM EDT
if they werent making any noise, are you sure that they werent ZOMBIES?
Link Posted: 10/25/2004 11:53:53 AM EDT

Originally Posted By manghu67:
if they werent making any noise, are you sure that they werent ZOMBIES?



+1 for zombies
Everybody knows that kerry has the zombie/criminal vote covered..
Link Posted: 10/25/2004 12:07:33 PM EDT

Originally Posted By manghu67:
if they werent making any noise, are you sure that they werent ZOMBIES?


Hmmmm...socialist zombies? I never thought of that.

I was going to give these people a hard time, but it looked like they already had enough problems


Link Posted: 10/25/2004 8:13:32 PM EDT
no no no, Zombies would be chanting...

Imohtep!, Imohtep!, Imohtep!
Link Posted: 10/25/2004 8:18:00 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Currahee:
no no no, Zombies would be chanting...

Imohtep!, Imohtep!, Imohtep!



You BASTARD! You beat me to it!!!
Link Posted: 10/26/2004 4:45:51 AM EDT
I think they may have been protesting the Statesman for endorcing Bush.
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