A university student, left, burns a US flag, as others set fire to an effigy of US President Barack Obama, during a demonstration in Jalalabad, Nangarhar province east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Oct. 19, 2009. Hundreds of Afghans shouted anti-US slogans and burned effigy of the US President Barack Obama during a protest against the alleged desecration of Holy Quran by NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) soldiers during an operation in central Maidan Wardak province. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Who would've guessed that reality answers the traditional hippie question ("Can't we all get along, man?") so strongly in the negative.