|Found on Facebook.|
burned down Kever Yosef / Joseph's Tomb in Shechem.
Or the way they can't even be bothered to do maintenance work on Islam's third "holiest" site, in a way without desecrating the rock of the "Dome of the Rock." Instead, Muslims think (or behave) as if the gold dome is more important and holy than the rock itself, and place scaffolding ON THE ROCK.
Or the way they routinely play football/soccer on the Temple Mount.
Bottom line is that the Islamic world is far more upset over a silly film than the routine, daily slaughter of Moslems (by Moslems) in Syria or anywhere else in the world.
|From Daryl Cage, Facebook|
Or as in the words of Thomas Friedman, who I rarely agree with:
"..an insult — even one as stupid and ugly as the anti-Islam video on YouTube that started all of this — does not entitle people to go out and attack embassies and kill innocent diplomats. That is not how a proper self-governing people behave. There is no excuse for it. It is shameful"
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