Send in the clowns
From Jerry Cripps in Edinburgh, for Pressureworks. I just ran into the clowns. Not just any clowns either. The one I spoke to, pictured above, is called Robin Hood. This is what he and his cohort are up to.
"We are the Laboratory Rat Division of the Clandestine Insurgent Rebel Clown Army.
"We are deploying our forces of rebel clowns to protect the marchers and the movement from dangerous capitalists. We have information that Blair and his fellow G8 members will be in our midst and may attempt to hijack the demonstration in order to try and get re-elected and to reinforce the policies that cause poverty, war and pollution.
"We are armed with feather dusters, compassion, love and large shoes"
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