Ding Dong, the Witch is Dead

June 8, 2006

Abdul Nuri, Iraqi Prime Minister, confirms that Jordanian terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi has, at last, gone to meet his maker. You know, the guy who sunk to new medieval lows, bringing us videotapes of hostages being beheaded? Yeah, that guy.

The beheading of Nicholas Berg should have been required viewing for all Americans. No American network had the guts to air it, although it was seen worldwide almost everywhere else. Our copy came via Australia. It was a painful glimpse into the blurring of the line between man and beast and a startling insight into the lengths that religious zealots will go to prove their point that they alone are exemplars of a “true religion” It thus far appears that Zarqawi was ratted out by weary citizens of Iraq.

We are left to wonder how someone who had two 500-lb. bombs dropped on him emerged from the wreckage with an intact face, while everything else at the scene was reduced to rubble.

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