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baldguy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-22-08 08:54 AM
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What sort of nation have we become under the Bush Regime?
Odyssey of State Capitols and State Suspicion



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He also exuded the weariness of a frequent flier, having arrived the afternoon before at Newark Liberty Airport, where he was delayed for nearly three hours while United States Customs and Border Protection agents questioned him about the purpose of his trip, searched his baggage and photocopied the pages of his personal agenda.

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Shaving was one of the last things on Mr. Fazels mind when, on Aug. 7, 2006, he set out on a photographic and philatelic odyssey from his mothers home in Fort Wayne, Ind. His mission was to photograph each of the nations 50 state capitol buildings and dispatch a postcard from each city, using postage stamps from a childhood collection. Each postcard would be mailed to the next state on his journey, where he would pick it up, continuing until he had gone full circle back to Indiana.

But there was a problem. On a flight from Sacramento, Calif., to Honolulu, Mr. Fazel described his project to a fellow passenger. He later discovered that she had reported him as suspicious perhaps to the pilot or the Transportation Security Administration and taken a picture of him as he slept.

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http://www.nytimes.com/2008/01/20/arts/design/20shat.ht...



Lessons: Don't trust anyone. Keep your mouth shut. Don't do anything that the least imaginative suburban housewife would consider to be odd. Assume that people ARE out to get you.

Welcome to Soviet Bushistan
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Arger68 Donating Member (562 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-22-08 09:43 AM
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