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leftchick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-20-06 07:39 AM
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Sheehan, others protest at Rove event , One Arrested
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060820/ap_on_re_us/peace_m...

AUSTIN, Texas - Chanting "Try Rove for treason," Cindy Sheehan and more than 50 other war protesters disrupted a reception before President Bush's top adviser Karl Rove spoke at a fundraiser Saturday.

One woman was arrested during a scuffle with police after Sheehan and the anti-war demonstrators rushed toward the closed doors and kept chanting loudly after the guests went into the dinner.

Rove was speaking to the Associated Republicans of Texas, and ticket prices started at $200. He was not in the Renaissance Hotel lobby during the reception.

"I want him arrested. He planned the war that killed my son," Sheehan told officers guarding the door. Sheehan's oldest son Casey was killed in Iraq in 2004.



Anti-war protesters unveil a large banner protesting in the lobby where President Bush's top advisor Karl Rove was speaking at an Associated Republicans of Texas dinner Saturday, Aug. 19, 2006, in Austin, Texas. Cindy Sheehan and more than 50 other war protesters ambushed the reception chanting 'Try Rove for treason.' (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Rodolfo Gonzalez)


Rove is such a pig! Read his quotes in the article. :puke:

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pooja Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-20-06 07:45 AM
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1. "ha, ha. Look at the little people who work for us get all upset"
"Ha, Ha"... what an asshole.
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acmejack Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-20-06 08:16 AM
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2. I wonder if has any conception how much we HATE him.
Or at least I hate him. It is not good to hate but the man has done so much to divide this Country for mere political advantage. I doubt we will ever heal and he thinks it is funny.
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