Older blog entries for Iain (starting at number 391)

I'm not here
This is not happening.

"You're a liar,
And you're a war criminal,
You're a drunk,
And you can't subliminal"

Contrary to popular opinion, I do bleed

yakk: Without a clear enemy ("Terror" isn't a very good one), and without any clear objectives ("Stopping terror" is rather vague), I think the US will be able to claim victory for pretty much anything.

Got into Sigur Ros without a ticket, for free, thanks to an Icelandic version of Kirsten Dunst who knows the drummer and so got me onto the guest list. Sigur Ros once again were awe inspiring, and if I died tonight, I'd be happy.

yakk: History is written by the victors, and the "victors" are already painting this as a great thing.
"You can no more win a war than win an earthquake." - Jeanette Rankin, first woman elected to Congress in 1916.
21 Sep 2001 (updated 21 Sep 2001 at 05:25 UTC) »
"You can't run a war on gusts of emotion" - PMS Blackett

I got an old book

16 Sep 2001 (updated 7 Aug 2003 at 17:18 UTC) »

And while we were sleeping they took our neighbourhoods away. And everything turned into Disneyland and marionettes and chipboard and spit?

I said, "Kiss me, you are beautiful. These are truely the last days". You grabbed my hand and we fell into it, like a daydream, or a fever.

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