TheBigLie: It seems typical of American rhetoric that "Liberty or Death" is their battle cry when one of their grievances was the fact they couldn't keep slaves. Did no one back then even notice this? It's almost like the First Amendment should have been the right to cognitive dissonance.
Dow Jones and the Temple of Doom: calbert: /obscure?Are you retarded?
Zarquon's Flat Tire: In a locked filing cabinet in a disused lavatory with a sign on the door saying Beware of Leopard?
jaytkay: aerojockey: [www.aerojockey.com image 640x677]Why is Mexican in quotes?
Scorpitron is reduced to a thin red paste: What's surprising to learn is that those who took a stand at the Alamo didn't last very long at all. Once the Mexican Army decided to attack they lasted something like 90 minutes. Small surprise, really, given how enormously outnumbered they were.
emersonbiggins: I'll never fully understand why the first Taco Bell meant so much to Texas settlers, but here we are.
calbert: [farm9.staticflickr.com image 640x350]/obscure?
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