Surge Seasoning [VIDEO]

The video to your right is a reworking of the classic Bugs and Daffy cartoon Rabbit Seasoning, created by Lower Manhattanite for the Group News Blog. This comes from the website:

In the face of numbers that scream failure, Bush and his merry band of liars will try to croon, like a Drano-throated Temptations cover group, that all is well. That the “surge is working”.
And that down is up. Blue is red. And magical, gossamer-winged, azure faeries will bring candy, and sprinkle doubloons, and dig glittering diamonds of success from the turds of this war's reality. the level of it being almost...a cartoon.

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