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February 10, 2006

Make your bets, folks.

by Feòrag

Egypt: Pagan Prattle Sweep time! How long will it be before Islamist loons start burning Egyptian flags and embassies, and demanding a boycott of Egyptian produce? You see, Egyptian blogger Sandmonkey felt the cartoons of Mohammed looked very familiar, and has found something very, very interesting.

...they were actually printed in the Egyptian Newspaper Al Fagr back in October 2005. I repeat, October 2005, during Ramadan, for all the egyptian muslim population to see, and not a single squeak of outrage was present. Al Fagr isn't a small newspaper either: it has respectable circulation in Egypt, since it's helmed by known Journalist Adel Hamoudah.

And to prove it, he's scanned the relevant pages.

I've already placed my bet on 'never'.

Boycott EgyptRantings of a Sandmonkey, 8th February 2006.

Posted in Hypocrisy at 17:36. Last modified on September 28 2006 at 23:43.
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1: Posted by: Feòrag | February 10, 2006 5:38 PM

Note how, even though Sandmonkey is not a native English speaker, his command of the language far surpasses that of Jeremy. It's not up to Dutch standards, though.

2: Posted by: Red Wolf | February 10, 2006 11:26 PM

Jeremy should be well familiar with the kind of hypocrisy at play by the Muslim fundamentalists, it's the same hypocrisy that's been beaten into him by the Christian fundamentalists.

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