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ISIS the Rock Band Mistaken
for the Terrorist Group

ABC News, by Sarah Figalora

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 8/22/2014 9:57:12 PM

The name of the militant Islamic group ISIS is probably one of the most reviled names in the country at the moment. It is also the name of a defunct post-metal rock band with the same name that is getting "off color comments" on its Facebook page. The rockers may be hard to confuse with Islamic militants, but some have managed it. (Snip) Though the band is no longer together, the ex-members are being inundated with posts from individuals who believe they are associated with the Islamic terrorist group, which recently claimed responsibility for beheading American journalist James Foley. The

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 8/22/2014 10:38:09 PM     (No. 9977240)

Yeah, well, Wonder Woman´s colleague, ISIS, hasn´t ventured out of her sarcophagus for weeks.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 8/22/2014 10:45:19 PM     (No. 9977243)

There is also some money managing app for smart phones called ISIS.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: seal010101, 8/22/2014 10:45:41 PM     (No. 9977244)

Don´t forget that FX´s ace spy, Archer, works for ISIS. Oops!

Reminds me of when The Greatest American Hero tried to change the last name of their star´s character from Hinckley to Hanley.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: patpgmr, 8/22/2014 10:48:04 PM     (No. 9977246)

Not to mention the original Egyptian goddess, Isis.

These people are obviously the result of a modern public education.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ratzzo, 8/22/2014 11:35:06 PM     (No. 9977266)

Hey, between ISIS beheading people in Iraq, and Procal Harem kidnapping girls in Africa, I think we should declare war on rock bands!!!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 8/23/2014 8:37:10 AM     (No. 9977497)

Hey! They´re just a rock band. It´s not like they killed a dinosaur just for a trophy or anything. Like, geeeeez.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 8/23/2014 2:21:15 PM     (No. 9977923)

I doubt if they teach about the comic book/TV series superhero Isis, (friend of Wonder Woman) based on the Egyptian goddess Isis, in even the most snooty private schools. Learning about that requires some serious off-curriculum timewasting.

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