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Rushdie's Death Sentence

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Submitted by Bob Eckerfield (United States), Sep 28, 2006 at 16:01

I read "Satanic Verses", mostly to see what they... were so teed off about. The book is a comedy! How it got them so mad is beyond me. But then, after the cartoon shootout, I realize that it doesn't take much to stir them up...

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