Bush comes to visit Old Europe. Wherever he shows up, public life is shut down. People cannot access their private property, major airports, traffic links and even many factories are shut down. Millions of people are affected. This is much more than a symbol.
Virginia stopped the law and so does not force young people to wear no underwear.
CNN chief news executive Eason Jordan was forced to resign due to a remark about US soldiers killing journalists. Well, as we do know the attacked Arab news stations in Baghdad, the killed a Spanish journalist in the one hotel in Baghdad where all the free journalists stayed. Certainly, there was much more we don't know. So he is right in any case.
Terrorist torture prisoners by imposing sexual acts upon them. At the same time in a state of their home country (with the word virgin in its name) a law has been passed which punishes showing a glimpse of underwear. While the former is a severe crime in any civilized country, the latter is just fashion and you see it with every other younger person, the only concern here is that they even do it if one could think that weather does not permit this style.
In other, but related news, the leader of this terrorist group had his Ministry of Truth buy journalists to improve Newspeak.