So it wasn't Seattle; so nobody trashed a Starbucks to show their opposition to the WTO. Say "WTO" in this town, and most folks think you're talking about pro wrestling. It wasn't even Boston, where thousands of protesters showed up at the first presidential debate and some hurled stones at police, others briefly blocked buses from the exits of the debate and 16 were arrested. The situation wasn't quite that hectic around Washington University on Oct. 17, though hundreds shouted profane chants at the riot-ready police, and after the debate, at Skinker and Waterman, several unfortunate souls were pepper-sprayed by the city's... More >>>
By Jennifer Silverberg
Outside Wash. U. on Oct. 17: It wasn't exactly Bloody Sunday.