See panel 1 – “weekend”.
“Don’t worry,Mom” – futile indeed; I can’t count the number of times I’ve one son or another utter that phrase.
I also can’t count how many times she has stopped worrying – because as to date, she has not……..(Hey, she’s been doing this “Mom” thing for 40 years now – she knows what the odds are).
Yes, 1812 was one of the 3 times (along with Civil War and WWII) among the US’s 250-300 deployments that had a denfensive componenet. But the escpaed slaves were not conscripts, theey were enlistees.
Which they are to enforce with what power, exactly?
1) It’s “Democratic” Party, genius.
2) Strom switched to the Republiklans when they started actively courting racists after Democrat LBJ pushed through the Civil Rights Act of ’64 & the Voting Rights Act of ’65.
3) No, it was the bad guys who did that.
So, you only knew the first verse, glorifying war, and didn’t get to the third, which celebrates the slaughter of escaped slaves in the British army for the sin of taking up arms to defend themselves against white men?
What a great anthem, eh?
Exactly. Because we know capitalists don’t give a crap about the welfare of workers.
I did say “start”…..
Well put. Vile as he is, Drumpf is just a symptom; a large minority of the populace actually thought he was a good idea, and they’ll still be here when he’s gone. To the sentient among us – vote & educate! And, in case that doesn’t work, arm yourselves – rest assured the bad guys are!
“Master’ did not refer to an unmarried male, but to one who had not reached the age of majority.