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Submitted by brooklynbob (United States), Feb 13, 2006 at 22:51

When the Madonna was dipped in urine, Guiliani did not burn the artist's house down and call for him to be beheaded. Similarly, none of the offended religions resorted to violence when they were offended. It is the idea that Muslims have none of the civilized restraints on their responses that makes them so dangerous.
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