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Reader comment on item: Obama's Mansion, Saddam's Money
in response to reader comment: Obama's kids names - my error

Submitted by Taj (United States), Oct 30, 2008 at 20:40

Next time it might be good to distinguish between ethnicity and religion before questioning the relevancy of names...

For example, most "Muslim" names are more accurately Arabic before religious or Muslim. A great case in point can be seen among the millions of Christians that live in Arabic countries, whose names are not much different (sans the general use of Muhammad) than their Muslim neighbors...


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