Cartel of Defiance

cartel of defiance (noun): 1. In medieval combat, a formal declaration, delivered by herald, of a combatant's intention to fight and refusal to submit. 2. An electronic assemblage of engaged and enraged citizens. 3. An intertextual mode of reading, writing, and thinking that puts the current political, cultural, and personal moment in dialogue with text/art from the past in counterargument to the ahistorical Memory Hole into which America seems to have slipped.

Sunday, October 01, 2006

Oh yeah !

"'[Bush, Cheney, Rice, Rumsfeld] didn't see it coming,' Garner added. 'As the troops said, they drank the Kool-Aid.'"
-- Secret Reports Dispute White House Optimism
by Bob Woodward, Oct. 1, 2006

"Army Reserve Sgt. Terri Doughty made an important discovery while stationed for 12 months in Kuwait during Operation Iraqi Freedom: Kool-Aid and hot water taste pretty good together."
-- Retiree Aids Soldiers With 'Kool' Drink While Deployed
by Sgt. 1st Class Doug Sample, American Forces Press Service, Dec. 16, 2004

Man (1938)

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