Tulip - smell the roses - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 09.08.06 | 09:00 (IDT)

    I don't usually comment on anything from many people on these forums. I remember one of the best - perhaps the best - political cartoons I have ever seen. It was a vast map of the Soviet Union, composed of little people, almost all of a uniform height. Kneeling upon them were Brezhnev and Kosigan. Here and there was a single citizen who stood up amongst the rest. Brezhnev had a hammer, and Kosigan a sickle, and everyone who stood up from the rest was either cut off, or hammered down. There are those who are compelled to deny any reality and make it conform to their preconceptions. Like Tulip, they will never smell the roses, for they know roses cannot exist.

    from the article: The test of the Zionist left
    First published 00:00 08.08.06 | Last updated 00:00 08.08.06
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