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A Beheading Ends All
Illusions About Islam

FrontPage Magazine, by Daniel Greenfield

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Posted By:SpeedMaster, 8/25/2014 10:46:21 AM

In August 2012, James Foley retweeted a link to a CNN story asking “Right-wing extremist terrorism as deadly a threat as al Qaeda?” The article concluded that indeed it was. Three months later, Foley had been kidnapped. Two years later, on another August, a former branch of Al Qaeda chopped off his head. In a New Yorker interview this year, which seemed to focus on the Lakers more than anything else, Obama wrote off ISIS as what happens when a “jayvee team puts on Lakers uniforms”. He suggested that the answer lay in training the Iraqi police forces better.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: thelmalou, 8/25/2014 11:06:54 AM     (No. 9980000)

After all this time, after all these beheadings (and other atrocities), somebody still has illusions about Islam?


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Reply 2 - Posted by: ByteGuru, 8/25/2014 11:08:32 AM     (No. 9980006)

... as I have mentioned before ... if you don´t harbor some degree of islamophobia in you heart, you are a fool.

There are only two types of muslim: a significant percentage of those that will actually kill you, and the balance who simply want you dead.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Lalo, 8/25/2014 11:13:37 AM     (No. 9980015)

The conservative journals are always running these grandiose wishful headlines. Must be just to grab the attention, because the article itself was very informative and seemed to have nothing to do with the headline.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nosillod, 8/25/2014 11:19:39 AM     (No. 9980029)

Those "right wing extremist" that Foley and his brothers in Government and Media are so afraid of, will be the same "right wing extremist" who save their bacon when the crap hits the fan. I have a feeling that we are getting close to a boiling point in this country, with Obama putting more wood on the fire every day. This won´t be pretty when push comes to shove, but I would put my money on those patriotic Americans who love and will defend this country against enemies from within and without.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 8/25/2014 11:34:45 AM     (No. 9980056)

But, but, but, Islam is the "religion of peace, and most Muslims are peace-loving."

They´re also too afraid of their violent thug co-religionists to do anything about them so they´re worse than useless.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Drive, 8/25/2014 11:47:14 AM     (No. 9980090)

Did everybody forget Daniel Pearl´s beheading? He was with the Wall Street Journal, for goodness sake, and his graphic beheading video went viral. Even I watched that in disbelief But I had also seen an even more horrific one showing a child being taught how to behead a human. We didn´t wake up then because the country has gone mad. Too busy watching Beyonce and Kardashian trollops make millions. Shame on all of us

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Udanja99, 8/25/2014 1:15:57 PM     (No. 9980286)

I don´t know about the rest of you but I lost all of my illusions about Islam on September 11, 2001.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Safari Man, 8/25/2014 1:45:46 PM     (No. 9980328)

The price of Islam denial is death

I have to say that there is something not quite right about this Foley story. Here´s a guy who got himself kidnapped twice. TWICE. You would think one would learn not to get too close ever again. But he did, a second time. And he lived for two years until it was more cost effective to dispose of him. Am I too cynical to lay some suspicion at Foley´s feet? Was he trying to support these jihadists by offering himself up for ransom? Was he the ultimate Islam denier? If so, the quote above certainly holds.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: harper, 8/25/2014 4:20:31 PM     (No. 9980573)

Good a place as any to say it...Foley`s parents seem to come across as hard core Democrats, and he was a `journalist` after all. The NCIS-like hating on right wingers mentioned in the article seems to clinch the argument.

Nice of them all to fall on their swords for President Mulling.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jglas, 8/25/2014 5:03:29 PM     (No. 9980630)

I never had any illusions about Islam. Don´t people read history anymore. Who do you think the Crusades in Europe were aimed at? Were the Christians bloodthirsty conquerers or were they fighting back from attacks made on Christians by Muslims? Look it up. Read Candide, the parts about the fear sea voyagers had of Muslim pirates in those days. Read American History and how President Jefferson fought the Barbary pirates (the same Muslim pirates from Candide) who demanded tribute from America. It stopped when he sent the Marines to the shores of Tripoli. Look at the world today. Count the wars and see how many involve Muslims attacking infidels. Answer: the majority of them. Islam is out to conquer the world, always has been and makes no bones about it. Why do we pretend otherwise?

Think about this. They´re about to get nuclear weapons.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: privateer, 8/25/2014 5:39:20 PM     (No. 9980678)

And their fervor to inflict death is far greater than our fervor to protect our lives. Their "religion" preaches death to all others; ours says turn the other cheek. What´s that get you? Your head being used as a soccer ball.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: hebrew_hammer, 8/25/2014 7:25:35 PM     (No. 9980824)

Liberals are too dishonest, and Americans in general are too lazy and stupid, for us to ever break the veil of illusion. Fuhgeddaboutit.

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