March 24, 2005

Na na na na, hey hey, y'all don't come back now, y'hear?

Life is good in Canada these days.

First we rid ourselves of German whiner Ernst Zündel and deport him back to Germany where he faces criminal charges for his particular brand of idiocy. Now, today, we rid ourselves of American whiner Jeremy Hinzman and deport him back to the States where he faces charges for his particular brand of idiocy:

An American war dodger who fled the U.S. military because he believed the invasion of Iraq was criminal has lost his bid for refugee status in Canada in a case closely watched on both sides of the border.

In a written ruling released Thursday, the Immigration and Refugee Board said Jeremy Hinzman had not made a convincing argument that he faced persecution or cruel and unusual punishment in the United States. . . .

"Mr. Hinzman is disappointed," said [lawyer Jeffry] House.

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"Mr. Hinzman is hosed," says Ransom.