The usual rent-a-crowds were out marching against the mission in Afghanistan yesterday. If you've seen one such protest, you've seen them all, which makes writing articles such as this largely superfluous.
But still a picture speaks a thousand words:
That's the NDP's next election campaign poster, right there. Jack Layton posing sombrely in a crowd of inflammatory nuts. And that's probably the mildest placard that was waved there.