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they left the worst looking part of the building.

i really have to question al queda's aesthetic judgement.

Posted by maxsolomon | June 13, 2007 8:59 AM
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man, if that was my mosque I be hella pissed if it was blown up too.

Posted by Bellevue Ave | June 13, 2007 9:00 AM
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All they need to do now is blow up every holy site in Iraq, and then it can be like a battle royale for all the Muslim factions. No need for a government then...just a battleground wasteland that they can fight over.

Posted by Original Monique | June 13, 2007 9:17 AM
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@3 - yeah, kind of like those "Mad Max" movies. Would Baghdad be better off if they just built a Thunderdome?

Posted by Hernandez | June 13, 2007 9:25 AM
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Apparently, they don't like domes so much there.

Posted by Andy | June 13, 2007 9:31 AM
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Be clear, Eli. The dome was blown up last year, the minarets this year. You really confused me, showing me pictures of the Golden Mosque blown up. I was like, "Is Eli in a time warp or something? That mosque has already been destroyed."

Kinda lazy of al-Qaeda though. You'd think they'd blow up some intact mosques.

Posted by Gitai | June 13, 2007 9:46 AM
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It's Surgearific.

Can we come home yet?

Posted by Will in Seattle | June 13, 2007 11:01 AM
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Posted by Phil M | June 13, 2007 1:06 PM
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Gotta love that surge. I feel so much better knowing the forces of democracy are at work.

Posted by SDA in SEA | June 13, 2007 3:43 PM
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yay! we can bring the troops home now! the evil golden mosque is dead.

Posted by maxsolomon | June 13, 2007 5:06 PM
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"Both Sunnis and Shia say the bombing was a U.S. plot to incite sectarian violence"

Who would benefit if the fighting stopped? Not American defense contractors. The American people may be hoping for peace, but those pulling the strings want endless war.

Posted by Phil M | June 14, 2007 8:12 AM

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