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mittromneyinshambles Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 9:43 PM
Good point. And Mayor Lee contributed to "the conversation" by using his discretion in a way that we denizens of SF can feel good about: re-routing the proceeds of bias and hatred to better use. Good job, Mayor Lee. I think it is a fine idea.

Pamela Geller, most famous for fighting what she called the "ground zero mosque" in New York, bought ads on the sides of 10 San Francisco buses that feature hateful quotes from Osama bin Laden, accused Fort Hood shooter Nidal Hasan and failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad -- under the headline "My Jihad."

"Jihad, holy fighting in Allah's cause, with full force and weaponry is ... an obligation and duty in Islam to every Muslim," reads the Shahzad quote. And underneath: "That's my Jihad. What's yours?"

San Francisco City Hall responded in knee-jerk fashion -- holding a news...