This blog is a pipe bomb

A couple weeks back it was the Veterans for Peace member forced by Homeland Security to remove his anti-war, anti-Bush bumper stickered car from the parking lot of the federal building at which he's employed. This week it's a sticker on a bike... John Gilliom writes:


On a sleepy college campus in the hills of Southern Ohio, a student parks his bike. On the bike is a bumper sticker for the band "This Bike is a Pipe Bomb." The bumper sticker had been on the bike for a long time, traveling America. But today, the police freak out, close buildings, cancel classes, and shut down the area. They summon the Bomb Squad from the big city some 70 miles away. The student arrives at his bike and explains the misunderstanding. The police confirm his story by destroying his bike with big power tools. They arrest him. A University official calls the response "appropriate".
Gives you faith, don't it?
(Flytrap)

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