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'He Is The Other Osama' [changed name to Osama bin Laden to win election]
| staff writer
Posted on 04/19/2007 7:55:56 AM PDT by bedolido
A candidate in a Philippines regional election, desperate to boost his campaign, has changed his name to Osama bin Laden in a bid for extra publicity. Agakhan Sharief hopes his new moniker will capture the attention of voters in Lanao province.
Osama bin Laden and Agakhan Sharief's election poster
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: bin; elvisbinladen; laden; name; osama
posted on 04/19/2007 7:56:02 AM PDT
posted on 04/19/2007 8:04:39 AM PDT
by ASA Vet
Islam is an ocean of stupidity and evil with no bottom.
posted on 04/19/2007 8:05:09 AM PDT
(Islam is an insanity cult that makes everyone act Arab)
This would work in Detroit.
posted on 04/19/2007 8:11:50 AM PDT
(Kol Hakavod Fred Thompson)
I hope no one lends him any airplanes.
posted on 04/19/2007 8:22:06 AM PDT
(I have a big carbon footprint and I'm not afraid to use it.)
When I read the headline first I thought it was about a Democrat most likely from California.
posted on 04/19/2007 8:45:08 AM PDT
(The correct word isn't "immigrant" when what they are doing is "invading".)
We should wake him up with a JDAM.
Oops sorry, wrong guy.
posted on 04/19/2007 8:54:17 AM PDT
("He Who Watches Over Israel Will Neither Slumber Nor Sleep")
"This would work in Detroit."
It should also work in Lanao.
Lanao is on Mindanao.
posted on 04/19/2007 9:52:03 AM PDT
Ah, The Philippines. I was assuming Ithaca, NY or Berkeley, CA.
posted on 04/19/2007 9:54:34 AM PDT
(I don't worry about the war turning into "Vietnam" in Iraq; I worry about it doing so in Congress.)
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