A Different Kind of Ice Cream

by baldilocks Originally posted November 23, 2009. Edited. There use to be a mosque near my home, but the adherents have since move their digs to Crenshaw Boulevard. The congregants were all black, but I’m not sure if they were Black Muslims (Explanation: back in the day, the distinction “Black Muslim” indicated that the persons under … Continue reading A Different Kind of Ice Cream

2014: Fort Hood killer asked to join Islamic State

By John Ruberry Last week's news was dominated--which was as it should have been--by the barbaric burning alive of a captured Jordanian pilot at the hands of the Islamic State, which the terror group videotaped. While the White House did deem this atrocity as a terrorist act, President Obama has been reluctant to what his … Continue reading 2014: Fort Hood killer asked to join Islamic State

Islam’s wars betray a deadly problem

By John Ruberry Five days ago free expression was attacked in Paris when Cherif Kouachi and his brother Said, who were trained by Al Qaeda in Yemen, screamed "Allahu Akbar" (God is great!) while killing 12 people with AK-47s, most of them journalists employed by satire magazine Charlie Hebdo. The terrorists were killed by French police … Continue reading Islam’s wars betray a deadly problem

Santorum says aloud (what I think we’re doing anyway)

C.K. Dexter Haven: You don't believe it then? George Kitterage: Believe what? C.K. Dexter Haven: Well the ah, the implications of what you saw, let us say? George Kitterage: What am I to believe? C.K. Dexter Haven: That's entirely up to you. George Kitterage: I've got eyes, I've got imagination haven't I? C.K. Dexter Haven: … Continue reading Santorum says aloud (what I think we’re doing anyway)