AFGHAN RUN OFF ELECTIONS ARE CANCELLED
Just out on live TV on Al Jazeera right now. News conference the Independent Elections Commission has agreed unanimously that the runoff will be cancelled. To "save costs" and prevent "uncertainty" and "security situations" in the Presidency, Hamid Karzai declared the President, how's THAT for Democracy!! Yeah, America you got your puppet back.Well this should ensure war for the next 100 years..........
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P.S. CREATURE COMFORTS: forgive the lack of posts today, the heating is broken and it's bloody freezing in here. Frozen fingers having trouble typing, Will be repaired by tomorrow, which cannot come soon enough. In the meantime, i'm going to have to go back to basics and make a fire, no seriously ;o)
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