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2017-08-21 Europe
It's over-ish: Las Ramblas van terrorist shot dead wearing explosive belt 'and screaming Allahu Akbar' west of Barcelona
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Posted by trailing wife 2017-08-21 13:30|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [708 views ]  Top
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#1  He died in a hail of bullets while yelling 'Allahu Akbar' - meaning 'God is greatest' in Arabic.

Sadly we'll likely never know his motivation. Possibly the Reform Movement
Posted by Frank G on the Road 2017-08-21 14:34||   2017-08-21 14:34|| Front Page Top

#2 We should check the International Classification of Diseases. Surely there's a cause in there, somewhere.
Posted by Pappy 2017-08-21 15:41||   2017-08-21 15:41|| Front Page Top

#3 Hey Pappy ... ICD-10 says acute lead poisoning
Posted by Warthog 2017-08-21 17:25||   2017-08-21 17:25|| Front Page Top

#4 :-)
Posted by trailing wife 2017-08-21 17:33||   2017-08-21 17:33|| Front Page Top

Strong and athletic, Younes even won trophies for running and climbing.

But he sucked at dodging.

His relatives claim he was brainwashed.

Yeah, the Koran will do that.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2017-08-21 19:39||   2017-08-21 19:39|| Front Page Top

#6 ...while yelling 'Allahu Akbar' - meaning 'God is greatest' in Arabic.

The Muslims seem to always push "God is Great" for this, but I have reason to believe that's just a subterfuge, and it's really "God is Greater."

This is the first I've seen of Greatest, does anyone had a good fix on this?

Could be that there are several meanings; if you're about to get shot or blow-up some people it might be different than during holy prayer.

Posted by Fairbanks 2017-08-21 23:56||   2017-08-21 23:56|| Front Page Top

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