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Submitted by Ianus (Poland), Feb 11, 2006 at 14:09

hugh wrote :

> it must be realised that the uk response to the cartoons was actually a personal one from jack straw as an mp rather than speaking for the uk population as foreign secretary. he is an mp for the constituency of blackburn which is made up of a vast majority of muslim voters. had he not said what he did he would not be re-elected. what some people do to keep their job!

Will Saudi bribes not suffice to provide an opulent existence for the rest of his (Jack Straw's) days ? Besides, he must still be entitled to alms and charities from his former grateful Moslem electorate when he's laid off by infidel Blair or dissatisfied Saudis.

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