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Images of Muhammad and a Texas cartoon show's sketchy purpose
Images of Muhammad and a Texas cartoon show's sketchy purpose

Pamela Geller, president of the American Freedom Defense Initiative, which organized the Muhammad Art Exhibit & Contest near Dallas that led to a fatal shooting Sunday, is a staunch supporter of the cherished American freedom to do something stupid. The former Manhattan socialite proves it almost any time she opens her mouth, and she proved it yet again by organizing an art contest to determine who could produce a cartoon about the prophet of Islam — knowing that many Muslims consider this to be sacrilege. Now two people are dead. It's one of those awful moments when there is no one to root for on either side. The contest took place in suburban Garland, 40 minutes...

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