I've always thought self-deprecating humor is the most disarming--but then it requires a certain generosity of spirit, a certain humility.
Drudge_Report IMAM TWITTER FIASCO: MOSQUE BLAMES INTERN... http://drudge.tw/as2wsgThe PC media equates those who oppose this with terrorists, and Dem House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants to investigate us. (Gee, if she proceeds at the pace of the Rangel investigation this could take years.) David Harsanyi:
As we know, only a fraction of Muslims are radicalized to violence. Most Muslims are peaceful -- free to practice their religion unencumbered. All of this is indisputable. Prospectively speaking, unlike many other faiths, ideological Islam has a poor track record of compatibility with liberal ideals. Surely, that's worth a discussion in a free society. Or is it a case of intolerance to bring it up?Well, Harsanyi has more faith in the peaceable Islamic majority than I do, but he makes a good point about the virtue of the debate. Could we ask Nancy Pelosi to address this?
Ayaan Hirsi Ali, who no longer calls herself a Muslim and as a result has been threatened with death, frames the debate. We need to win the clash of civilizations.
To make the world safe for the gentle Amish, among others.
More. Nancy, what about who's funding the Ground Zero Mosque? Ground Zero Mosque’s Hidden Websites: Follow the Shariah Big Peace