Thursday :: Jun 8, 2006

The Thirty Pieces Of Silver Method Of Fighting Terrorism


by pessimist

The Times of London has an update on al-Zarqawi:

Al-Zarqawi betrayed for $25m

Precious few Iraqis will mourn his passing, however - he was widely hated, even among Iraqi Sunni insurgents opposed to the US occupation. The US had put a $25 million bounty on al-Zarqawi's head - which Mr al-Maliki later said would be honoured. "We will meet our promise," he said, without elaborating.

Wall Street's Gordon Gekko character had it right - greed works.

I guess we need to teach our children a different prayer now:

Greed is great
Greed is good
Greed destroyed
A bad-ass hood.

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