Live on CNN – The flag hanging upside down

CNN has gone live to a shot of Buckingham Palace, where someone has hung an American flag upside down. What’s ironic about this is that it takes a trip by our president to get the cameras rolling on how people elsewhere feel about the United States. It’s even worse that this is the case with our closest ally.

In an extraordinary display of objectivity, the anchor said: “Is this anyway to welcome President Bush to Britain? Come on!” Just the facts, eh?

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