Will Constantinople, er, Istanbul get the works?
200,000 Turks, God bless 'em, marched against the pending threat of a de-secularized government.
Like that jerkwater country situated between Canada and Mexico, Turkey is increasingly in the thrall of creationism.
I guess in place of "American exceptionalism" we can take pride in being a cautionary tale.
- 60 Minutes video showing a teacher spreading false information about condom "failures" (and by extension spreading AIDS and other STDs as well as unwanted pregnancies)
- BBC video showing how America's anti-condom gambit is endangering people abroad
With theocracy seemingly on everyone's doorstep — if not already in the bedroom and everywhere else — I wish the world's greatest authority on terror were still with us to sound the clarion call:
Driving through a Swiss city one day, Sir Alfred Hitchcock, the British filmmaker famous for suspense and thriller movies, suddenly pointed out of the car window and said, "That is the most frightening sight I have ever seen." His companion was surprised to see nothing more alarming that a priest in conversation with a little boy, his hand on the child's shoulder. "Run, little boy," cried Hitchcock, leaning out of the car. "Run for your life!"