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( Oct. 18th, 2006 10:14 am)
So just after I posted about feeling better about life, a friend forwarded me this.

To his credit, he asked me to explain the differences. I told him briefly about the schism that developed after the death of the Prophet Muhammad, and how Iraq and Iran are majority Shiite nations while the rest of the Muslim world is mostly Sunni. “Now that you’ve explained it to me,” he replied, “what occurs to me is that it makes what we’re doing over there extremely difficult, not only in Iraq but that whole area.”

Rep Terry Everett (R-AL), Chairman of the House subcommittee on technical and tactical intelligence. Full story here.


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