For those not old enough to remember Martin Luther King, or the original 1963 march on Washington, here are several videos for your viewing recollection. Consider this a brief ode to the Philosopher Buffoon.
Video one of beyond the Beckoning: Martin Luther King's Final Campaign Remembered
for his efforts to help millions of poor people on the original 1963 March on Washington.
Next, a brief video detour outside the Twilight Zone universe known as Fox News.
Sharpton: Beck, Palin Distorting MLK's Dream
The Rev. Al Sharpton says Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin are "distorting" what Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech was about
And Finally we finish this brief primer with the spawn of Bill O’reilly Stephen Colbert, putting it all into comedic perspective, as is appropriate.
Glenn-Livid: Glenn Beck's Rally
Besides the date, the location, the march and the threat of assassination, Glenn Beck's rally has nothing to do with Martin Luther King Jr.
A Postscript: it occurred to me that tomorrow’s March for whatever is similar to wataching lemmings go off the cliff. From the Urban dictionary definition.
- A member of a crowd with no originality or voice of his own. One who speaks or repeats only what he has been told.
- A small, short-tailed rodent which lives in the tundra. It is said that large groups of these animals come together every so often to jump off of a cliff. On the contrary, they fall off quite by accident. It is also said that Disney filmed them doing this by moving them to unfamiliar territory.