Jessica wrote:To confirm reports of Calgary's status.. yes we are in fact having the worst blizzard of the year I believe.
Yes indeed. It was amazing we got anybody out at all. We had a huge blizzard. The roads were very hazardous. The snow was over a foot deep.
When I got to Olympic Plaza there were about 20 people there. Some of the ralliers made a large snowman who we got to hold signs, and took photos with...I'm sure you'll see them. The signs got wet and the ink got runny. The ralliers were soaked. But we had a good time.
Some of the signs at the rally: "Vive L'Irak Libre!" "I love America" "Regime change in Canada" (the guy holding this told me he wasn't a separatist) "Bush was right" "Name your kid George" "Canada MIA" "More $ for the Canadian un
Devin had the microphone... Not that he needs one...
Honk if you love cookies! Honk honk.
Honk if you support the troops! Honk Honk honk.
Honk if you support the troops getting cookies! Honk Honk Honkity honk"
What a day. I am pooped from walking through all that snow.
Three cheers for everybody who organized the rallies, and three cheers for all those who came out to them! Hip hip...
They say the sky isn't falling, while the ground underneath their feet is crumbling away.