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But why should that matter? If he's nobody, why should anyone care?

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in response to reader comment: Wilders news suffers from elephantitis

Submitted by Oscar (United States), Jan 27, 2008 at 20:49

Look, the fact that you felt you had to write this in order to combat divisiveness says a lot. Islam refuses to allow criticism. Such criticism is routine toward Christianity, the pope, presidents, you name it. Mohammed deserves absolute mockery. If you don't know why, you need to educate yourself.

To call Wilders a Nazi by implication? I have no idea about that. But who cares? The message is what matters, not the backers or anything else. Nor do I know if this slur is even true. Islam is using brownshirt tactics. Why would you call someone a kind of Nazi who is against that? (BTW - It's elephantiasis.)

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