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Reader comment on item: [Suicide Bombers:] A Father's Pride and Glory

Submitted by dj (United States), Apr 28, 2002

"Thus, the Tel Aviv bomber's father crowed about his son, "He has become a hero! Tell me, what more could a father ask?"

What do you suppose would have been his reaction if his son's act meant the deaths of >>>all<<< of his children? Going furhter, what if his son's action meant the end of his entire extended family. Do you suppose the father would have felt quite so much joy?

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Analyze This [146 words]DaveDec 21, 2013 15:12212262
Unbelievable [29 words]JennyJan 11, 2011 11:00181736
fathers comments ...say it all [311 words]Phil GreendJun 29, 2007 23:26101994
permission to use in textbook for highschool [75 words]Sarah JohnsonAug 20, 2003 16:0110685
Thanks to PA propaganda, suicide bombing has become a highly honored act. [38 words]ABRAHAM STEINBERGMay 3, 2002 209
What if...? [40 words]djApr 28, 2002 121

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