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01 August 2004 @ 12:20 am
they have weapons in the vincity of the north, south, east and west...  
just saw Farhenheit 9/11 and wow; that movie makes me so sad and angry and mad and disillusioned and everything else. but mostly sad. just really, really sad.

our world is really fucking messed up.

Foul mouthed and fragile: gir slurping <3theresnorain on July 31st, 2004 03:28 pm (UTC)
I really do need to see that film
Have you seen his other films? I recommend bowling for columbine
    scarlet's walkkisstheviolets on August 1st, 2004 06:21 am (UTC)
i really like bowling for columbine - again, it is another powerful movie. i've also got the first season of the awful truth and wow - it makes you so angry at how things are. i can only watch it a few episodes at a time.
.gauloise on July 31st, 2004 03:35 pm (UTC)
that film made me feel the exact same. i was so upset coming out of it. we need change so much in our world.
    scarlet's walkkisstheviolets on August 1st, 2004 06:22 am (UTC)
drink meroseinyrteeth on July 31st, 2004 04:16 pm (UTC)
i found that movie so painfully hard to watch at times but i thought it was amazing and that everyone - especially US voters - should watch it. bush's administration is so terrifying to me - it makes me sick to think of the things they get away with and the way they abuse fear and grief to further their own agenda; i wish i were voting in Pennsylvania, which is a swing state that could go either way, but i'll be in NY by then.
    scarlet's walkkisstheviolets on August 1st, 2004 06:23 am (UTC)
i'm really glad this came out before the 2004 election - i really hope that it has the effect we need.
if Bush wins the next election, it'll be just... sick.
scissor shaped girltumblelolly on July 31st, 2004 05:40 pm (UTC)

have you read michael moore's books?
equally as powerful & witty & sad (all wrapped up)
    scarlet's walkkisstheviolets on August 1st, 2004 06:24 am (UTC)
i agree. i've read stupid white men and dude where's my country and half of downsize this. all made me angry and sad for our world :X
starmiranda on July 31st, 2004 08:32 pm (UTC)
It was such an excellent, heartbreaking movie. I felt the same way coming out of it. sigh. xoxo
winterswitchery on July 31st, 2004 08:56 pm (UTC)
Moore makes me angry. I can't bring myself to see it.

If you have a chance to buy it though, pick up the 9/11 Commission Report. I read one paragraph at work, a conversation a son had with his father before the plane crashed. It nearly made me cry.

"If it happens, don't worry Dad. It'll be quick."
    scarlet's walkkisstheviolets on August 1st, 2004 06:25 am (UTC)
oh my gosh. how heartbreaking :(
miss fae to you.soakedinstars on August 1st, 2004 12:33 am (UTC)
i know.. that movie made me laugh, cry, and feel so angry.

But mostly it made me cry..
It was horrible. We were killing innocent lives for.... oil. After watching it, i felt like writing a letter to those poor people asking them not to judge the whole country by our stupid leader.. that I felt so horribly terrified and sad about what we were doing to them and that I'm praying for them and their familes.

    scarlet's walkkisstheviolets on August 1st, 2004 06:26 am (UTC)
exactly. it seems that the dollar means so much more than the human life. and that is so messed up. and those poor young soliders sent over to Iraq for no reason at all. my goodness, it makes my heart break.
her garden of lilies & secrets.starlightrayne on August 6th, 2004 06:49 pm (UTC)
i really went to see that movie also, but i know i'll leave the cinema feeling the same way as you.