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Disturbed And Terrorists

Reader comment on item: Why Would Anyone Want to Blow Up Times Square?

Submitted by Mark D. (United States), May 7, 2010 at 20:06

---- Nadeem Haider Kiani, spokesman for the PakistanI embassy in Washington: it's too soon to tell exactly what motivated the bomber but early indications suggest he is "a disturbed individual." ----

Some quick thoughts -

I've always thought that terrorists are disturbed individuals. What am I missing here?

CNN is implying that a constellation of forces may have driven his motives, but religion, above all and in addition pulled the string.

Mark D.


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