[ExI] whose fatwa? what ruler?

spike spike66 at att.net
Sun Mar 15 20:05:12 UTC 2009

....On Behalf Of BillK
> Subject: Re: [ExI] whose fatwa? what ruler?
> On 3/15/09, spike wrote:
> > Ja...there is no central 
> > control  mechanism for fatwas, with no offical fatwa website*
>...I have no 
> > way of knowing some radical Presbyterian might  not carry it out 
> > fatally...
> I fear that it might be a slight exaggeration to say that you 
> or I can issue fatwas.  ;)
> <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fatwa>
> You have to get a four-year degree qualification at a 
> madrassah, followed by a ten+ year post-graduate course.
> The situation is certainly very confusing as there are 
> different branches of Islam... BillK

Thanks BillK, but surely you misunderstood, for I specified a Presbyterian
fatwa [jesus akbar, y'all], this having nothing whatsoever to do with this
other religion you mentioned.  We must be careful with The Religion you
mentioned, for it may soon be protected from any negative comment or
blasphemy by international law.  The internet never forgets.  

On the other hand, I confidently predict the Presbyterians and Buddhists
will never enjoy such protections, consequently ridicule and blasphemy
against them will be forever fair game.  Apparently we infidels have no
rights to free speech unless we threaten to actually kill people.  OSHA
gives us safe working conditions, condoms give us safe sex.  Do let us
practice safe internet postings.

Along those lines, here is today's shocking headline:


Outrage and righteous indignation shall surely follow.


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