Sunday, May 1, 2011

Osama Bin Laden Dead and the US Has His Body.

This is all I know right now at 11:28 Sunday Evening. I've been watching the news for a half hour now, and every talking head has said a whole lot of nothing. Sure, they're all blabbing on and on like they've got something to say, but basically I'm hearing alot of posturing, cheerleading and pointless commentary. Still waiting for the President's speech, which was promised now an hour ago. I'm sure that he's going to say nothing different than our inept media.

My first instinct is to click here and find out what this really means from someone who actually understands what's happening right now.

An excerpt:
Osama bin Laden has gone to claim his virgins, and while that is fine news, it really won't change anything. The role of al-Qaeda in the global jihad, and the role of Osama bin Laden in al-Qaeda, have both been wildly overstated. Al-Qaeda is not the only Islamic jihad group or Islamic supremacist group operating today, and Osama bin Laden was not some charismatic leader whose movement will collapse without him. The exaggeration of his role, in fact, was a result of the general unwillingness to face the reality that the global jihad is a movement driven by an ideology, not an outsized personality, and that that ideology is rooted in Islam. (from
St. Joan of Arc, pray for us.

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