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in response to reader comment: Communism was not a bogey

Submitted by Kepha Hor (United States), Nov 3, 2011 at 21:48

Prashant, you say Communism was a real enemy of Muslims. I slightly disagree. Communism was a real enemy of the human race. While I also agree with Stalin that you can't make an omelette without breaking eggs, I also note that (a) a human being is not an egg and (b) if you make an omelette that can't be eaten, it's just a waste of eggs (I'm related to people who went hungry in time past, so I don't like to waste food).

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