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EIGHT YEARS AND COUNTING What Have We Learned So Far?
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Thursday, June 08, 2006

Again???!

US OFFICIALS: AL-ZARQAWI DEAD
Military confirms that al-Qaida's leader in Iraq has been killed.

Most likely, he's "Not quite dead, yet". Didn't he grow a new leg and get away the last time we 'killed' him?
This site is now officially on 'Elmo Alert'.

Thanks to J for the inspiration for the caption.

5 Comments:

Blogger MisterKlean said...

"... I'm not quite dead yet..."

Al

6:23 PM  
Blogger FancyPants said...

Serious!

7:16 PM  
Blogger FancyPants said...

Screw the Elmo Alert. We're now at Cookie Monster. I like cookies. I don't like being bamboozled.

7:25 PM  
Blogger Peri said...

The Dead Collector: Bring out yer dead.
[a man puts a body on the cart]
Large Man with Dead Body: Here's one.
The Dead Collector: That'll be ninepence.
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I'm not dead.
The Dead Collector: What?
Large Man with Dead Body: Nothing. There's your ninepence.
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I'm not dead.
The Dead Collector: 'Ere, he says he's not dead.
Large Man with Dead Body: Yes he is.
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I'm not.
The Dead Collector: He isn't.
Large Man with Dead Body: Well, he will be soon, he's very ill.
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I'm getting better.
Large Man with Dead Body: No you're not, you'll be stone dead in a moment.
The Dead Collector: Well, I can't take him like that. It's against regulations.
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I don't want to go on the cart.
Large Man with Dead Body: Oh, don't be such a baby.
The Dead Collector: I can't take him.
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I feel fine.
Large Man with Dead Body: Oh, do me a favor.
The Dead Collector: I can't.
Large Man with Dead Body: Well, can you hang around for a couple of minutes? He won't be long.
The Dead Collector: I promised I'd be at the Robinsons'. They've lost nine today.
Large Man with Dead Body: Well, when's your next round?
The Dead Collector: Thursday.
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I think I'll go for a walk.
Large Man with Dead Body: You're not fooling anyone, you know. Isn't there anything you could do?
The Dead Body That Claims It Isn't: I feel happy. I feel happy.
[the Dead Collector glances up and down the street furtively, then silences the Body with his a whack of his club]
Large Man with Dead Body: Ah, thank you very much.
The Dead Collector: Not at all. See you on Thursday.
Large Man with Dead Body: Right.

8:23 PM  
Blogger FancyPants said...

Still love it.

10:06 PM  

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