Listening to Attorney General Holder, one is tempted to modify Trotsky:
You may not be interested in Islam but Islam is interested in you. Islam smells weakness at the heart of the West. (…)
Also last week, the head of Canada’s intelligence service testified to the House of Commons about hundreds of “second- or third-generation Canadians” who are “relatively well integrated” “economically and socially” but who have become so “very very disenchanted” with “the way we want to structure our society” that they have developed “strong links to homelands” that are “in distress.”
Homelands such as Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.
Hmm. If you’re wondering what those countries might have in common, keep wondering. No words beginning with “I-” and ending with “-slam” passed the director’s lips. (…)
By the way, to my liberal friends who say, “Hey, what’s the big deal about the Organization of the Islamic Conference? Lighten up, man,” try rolling around your tongue the words “Organization of the Christian Conference.” Would you be quite so cool with that? (…)
A few years back, I thought even fainthearted Western liberals might draw the line at “[Female Genital Mutilation].” After all, it’s a key pillar of institutional misogyny in Islam: Its entire purpose is to deny women sexual pleasure.
True, many of us hapless Western men find we deny women sexual pleasure without even trying, but we don’t demand genital mutilation to guarantee it.
On such slender distinctions does civilization rest.
Mark Steyn and crew on the (still free) Ricochet podcast
Not even slightly related:
…administered by woman with no distinguishing characteristics whatsoever.
Seemingly out of the blue, Muslim group offers condolences.