Doodle Bug (minikin) wrote,
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Random thoughts on a holiday

The boys are home from school today, and I'm not expecting to work tonight. I've made it through another round of LJ Idol, which means I get to decide how to write about the topic I Fought the Law.

Reverend Luther believed in the use of civil disobedience to follow a greater truth. As did his namesake from way back when. Both drew spiritual strength from a rather famous follower of this path. Maybe stretching it a bit, but it being MLKJr day, I kind of thought of that as an angle.

Or, I could write about the only time I've been arrested. OOh, kicked out of the state for 18 months! Practically run out of town on a rail.

Or, I could write about the only time I got into trouble in high school. Sentenced to hard labor too -- scrubbing graffiti is no easy task.

Or, I could write about fighting the administration led by our own personal Umbridge back in 2003. This was not a pretty time for any of us.

Or, I could write about no longer being under the law. Hmm. decisions, decisions...

So, yes, it's....

Poll #1125054 Minikin's first Interactive LJ Idol Entry!

Which angle should I take on writing my entry for I Fought the Law ?

Civil disobedience through the centuries
1(4.5%)
Minikin? Misdemeanor assault on a minor?
9(40.9%)
Tales of the Unctious Umbridge
4(18.2%)
True freedom from the law
2(9.1%)
Gazebo!
2(9.1%)
Shiny Steel Squirrel Shellcrackers
3(13.6%)
Clicky, clicky, clicky!
0(0.0%)
Why are you still here when geniuses like gnomeangel have gotten the boot? Take a fall, you poser!
1(4.5%)

But, I was hoping to see you write about....

Tags: lj idol, mlk jr
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