Mickey Mouse Jihad
CAIROÂ (AP) â€” An Egyptian Christian telecom mogul has angered Islamic hard-liners by posting an online cartoon of Mickey Mouse with a beard and Minnie in a face veil.
The cyber campaign against Sawiris showed how uncomfortable his secular campaign has made Islamists. It also could lead to polarization in the streets ahead of crucial parliament elections set for September.
Freedom of speech? Not in Egypt. Â Â ReadÂ MoreÂ Â»
Delusional Conspiracy Theories Â & Deflection:
Egyptian Deputy Prime Minister Yehiya al-Gamal has blamed the United States and Israel for being engaged in efforts to incite a religious strife to weaken the African country. (Press TV)
A thought for today:
A culture of celebrating life and freedom and Justice is Right;Â those who celebrate Â death and totalitarianism, injustice, and abuse are Wrong.
Heaven help us all!
An American colonel, recently returned from Afghanistan, told me that when he asked an officer from a European NATO member country to lead a supply convoy one evening, the officer explained that he was only paid to work for a set number of hours and his working day was done. Reminded that there wasÂ a war in progress, the officer said, “Maybe your country is at war, but not mine.” (NATO)
“Rebels” sodomize a soldier with a gun
According to the descriptions, Libyan rebels are carrying out these barbaric acts of torture. We have no confirmation that the torturers are, in fact, ‘the’ rebels. One thing we do know they are: Muslims. Â (Barenaked has more)
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I tried to tell you. “Arab spring could become an Islamist winter,” by Prem Shankar Jha inÂ Tehelka, June 26: