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Muslims Misbehaving

ronb28135 Wrote: Sep 19, 2012 2:34 PM
It is easy for this Westerner to wrap his head around this idea--"What in the hell are we doing over there anyhow? We aren't wanted so get the hell out." Bring our troops home NOW. Stop the wanton killing of our military and now our ambassadors. End the blowback by not giving them any targets. Bring everyone who works in the Middle East for the federal government back home where they belong. Oops. I forgot. The military-industrial-Wall Street-banking-complex would lose money if we do the sensible thing, and we can't have that. No, their profits and the campaign contributions that come from them are more important than the lives of our military. We are really over there to build the empire ever larger.
Reginald10 Wrote: Sep 19, 2012 4:30 PM
What "empire"? Which nations pay us tribute? Who obeys our commands? :sound_of_crickets:

And if we retreat before them, what makes you think they won't continue to advance? Did 9/11/2001 not convince you that they can and will attack us here?

Therefore by their fruits you shall know them. (Matthew 7:20, NKJV)

As rioting and violence once again erupt across the Muslim world in response to a perceived insult against their Prophet, the usual apologists are taking to the airwaves assuring the public that despite appearances to the contrary, Islam is a religion of peace. No scholar of Islam myself, I can only take these individuals at their word. I am certain I speak for many Americans however, when I say that I can't help feeling a bit skeptical about Islam's supposedly "peaceful" nature. If, as the Good Book tells us,...