So Christian of them
: From Islam Online:
Spokesman of the Orthodox Church in the Holy Lands, archimandrite Attallah Hanna declared that U.S. President George Bush, his Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, British Premier Tony Blair, his Foreign Minister Jack Straw have all been deprived from visiting the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem.
This decision was taken to express the refusal of the Palestinian Christians of the U.S.-led invasion on Iraq.
: Stephen Pollard in the Times of London says the anti-war movement is all about self-loathing:
They come from all parties, and none, but they have one common id
Stop, missile, stop!
: Well, it didn’t take long. A “human shield” is feared dead. She was “shielding” a grain silo and, guess what: a middle-aged woman is not an effective shield against a big muddah bomb.
: The anti-war, anti-America, anti-Bush, anti-our-side Mirror hires Baghdad tool Peter Arnett.
He backtracks on his abject, nearly tearful apologies of this morning and now acts all defiant again:
After his sacking, Pulitzer Prize winner Arnett said:
: Ben Hammersley is in Sweden and among the many benefits of that — good fish, beautiful women, civilized subways, free daily papers — is that he can get a simultaneous English translation of al-Jazeera.
I’d watch that a helluva lot sooner than I’d watch the Yankees network.
Instead, I watch (and pay for) the Ish.com al-Jazeera feed. I’d rather understand what the hell they were saying.