Tuesday, November 07, 2006

The Power Of Nightmares


In light of today being get out and vote day, I figured I'd drop the political elbow on this blog for a hot second. Ever since I watched this documentary a few weeks back with bro/M4H enthusiast the Unbeatable Kid, I've been floored by how awesome it is. This is a must see.

In a nutshell, the BBC film explores the origins in the 1940s and 50s of Islamic Fundamentalism in the Middle East, and Neoconservatism in America, parallels between these movements, and their effect on the world today. Check out part 1:

And here is PART 2 and PART 3. Thank you. We now proceed with your regular scheduled program of robots, monkeys, and Hasslehoff nut shots.

(Thanks Vic!)

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