Saturday, January 24, 2004

THE YEAR OF THE FAKE
This was the year when fakeness ruled: fake rationales for war, a fake
President dressed as a fake soldier declaring a fake end to combat and then holding up a fake turkey. An action movie star became governor and the government started making its own action movies, casting real soldiers like Jessica Lynch as fake combat heroes and dressing up embedded journalists as fake soldiers.
> by Naomi Klein | rabble