Categories Grave Just a wild guess, here, but…is this some A.P. photo editor’s way of saying “quagmire”? Post author By jp Post date December 8, 2004 7 Comments on Just a wild guess, here, but…is this some A.P. photo editor’s way of saying “quagmire”? From the AP wires: “A U.S. military helicopter lands at Baghdad’s heavily protected Green Zone at sunset Tuesday Dec 7 2004. (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic)” From L to R, the posters for the Vietnam-themed Miss Saigon and Apocalypse Now, Redux ← And the human collateral fades gently into the background as their leaders take center stage → Four (More Years) on the Floor 7 replies on “Just a wild guess, here, but…is this some A.P. photo editor’s way of saying “quagmire”?” Wow, I thought we were on “China Beach” for a second there… Where’s Dana Delaney? what about tequila sunrise? . . . I like this one a lot. I never realized how much Miss Saigon looked like the Apocalypse poster, either… Talk about creepy! not creepy, just a lack of creativity. not creepy, just hackery and a lack of creativity. In the morning, I love the smell of recycling imagery that has crept into the collective unconscious. The real “gas” is that for all the neo-cons’ attempts to put to rest the Vietnam syndrome, they’ve replicated it. Gotta go rent me a copy of “Brazil.” Not nearly enough black humor around here. Badass website. Comments are closed.