May 16, 2009

Random Linguistic Observation

The very term "Truth Commission" conjures up in my mind granite-faced thugs in large sunglasses and shiny suits, proscription lists and the firing squad limbering up round back, and I shudder at the idea that it is actually being used in our country.

Posted by Robert at May 16, 2009 08:10 AM | TrackBack

I also think of Winnie Mandela and her gang of thugs.

Posted by: Mink Monica at May 16, 2009 01:46 PM

Outlandish charges...Show trials...public self criticism...

Posted by: kmr at May 16, 2009 08:32 PM