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 Just a mental Exercise

In the following article(It IS real), please feel free to substitute Al Queada or Islam with the words Christian. And see how that affects your views in regards to the original wording. Any Liberals out there? Thoughts?


Besides the terrible killings inflicted by the fanatics on those who refuse to pledge allegiance to them, Al-Qa’eda has lost credibility for enforcing a series of rules imposing their way of thought on the most mundane aspects of everyday life.

They include a ban on women buying suggestively-shaped vegetables, according to one tribal leader in the western province of Anbar.

Sheikh Hameed al-Hayyes, a Sunni elder, told Reuters: "They even killed female goats because their private parts were not covered and their tails were pointed upward, which they said was haram.

"They regarded the cucumber as male and tomato as female. Women were not allowed to buy cucumbers, only men."

Other farcical stipulations include an edict not to buy or sell ice-cream, because it did not exist in the time of the Prophet, while hair salons and shops selling cosmetics have also been bombed.

Most seriously, Sheikh al-Hayyes said: "I saw them slaughter a nine-year old boy like a sheep because his family didn’t pledge allegiance to them."

Such tactics have triggered a backlash among Sunnis, whom Al-Q’aeda had claimed to be protecting, the sheikh and military leaders said.

Lieutenant-Colonel Tim Albers, an American intelligence officer, told the news agency: "Al-Qa’eda’s very heavy-handed killing of civilians backfired on them. The Sunnis just wouldn’t stand for it any more.

"The self-described protectors of the Sunni community now kill more Iraqi Sunnis than anyone else."



08/11/08  10:56pm

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 Just a mental Exercise

wordless....



08/12/08  08:55am

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  Message To: Gottee guy   In reference to Message Id: 1828085


 Just a mental Exercise

Why does this behavior not elicit words of condemnation here in this country? But if a Christian organization tries to speak out on what is ’right’ they are shouted down as ’hateful’.

Whats right is worng and wrong is right.



08/12/08  09:33am


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