Starhawk, along with other members of the group Code Pink, held a ritual to “cleanse the Whitehouse” on Bush’s last day in office. Video of the event can be found here: Witches Sweep Clean for Obama.
Of course, much is being made of this on conservative blogs. At www.freerepublic.com, the article on the event was accompanied by keywords such as “religiousleft”, “antichristian”, and “dementedwomen”.
Www.vnnforum.com added the commentary:
We knew it would happen: Full bore weirdness! The Messiah ushers in
pagan superstition along with his Czars, totalitarianism and an
incredible uptick in demonic fury—to be vented mindlessly upon all available
Welcome to the Utopia of Weird.
Besides invoking witchcraft against the United States, Code Pink also works with state sponsors of terrorism and the terrorists in Iraq to undermine America in the war on terror. And Code Pink works with President Obama.
There is definitely some rage and desperation out there. If anyone needs more adrenaline than their coffee can provide this morning, www.vnnforum.com has contains some high-grade racism, sexism, and some seriously irrational frothing-at-the-mouth.