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Reader comment on item: Confirmed: Barack Obama Practiced Islam
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Submitted by keith (United States), Jan 8, 2008 at 08:16

Um, maybe you should read the article again, or at least this part:

"...he is now what Islamic law calls a murtadd (apostate), an ex-Muslim converted to another religion who must be executed. Were he elected president of the United States, this status, clearly, would have large potential implications for his relationship with the Muslim world."

With a restive Muslim world population of >1B this might be a factor, people want to weigh as they consider how they will cast their votes.

So what? That's what.

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