Thursday, January 13, 2011

Gates of Vienna News Feed 1/13/2011

Gates of Vienna News Feed 1/13/2011A Muslim woman in Chicago is upset — she says that Greyhound refused to let her board a bus while wearing a full burqa. Greyhound denies the allegation. CAIR has taken up her cause.

Meanwhile, the American Communist Party (CPUSA) blames the tea parties and the Republicans for last week’s mass shooting in Arizona.

In other news, Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan has demanded the resignation of Israeli Foreign Minister Lieberman, whom he says is an “obstacle” to peace in the Middle East.

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Thanks to Barry Rubin, C. Cantoni, DF, DL, Freyja’s Cats, Gaia, heroyalwhyness, Insubria, JD, Kitman, Reinhard, Vlad Tepes, and all the other tipsters who sent these in.

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