WOW! Thank you very, very much for posting, Timeout.
I found this FR thread in a roundabout way from...poster gramfan’s link at jihadwatch here...
...linking to infidelsarecool blog here...
...linking to your post at Free Republic in their 1st sentence.
Many thanks to Ryan Lizza at The New Republic.
I got to it via a link from LittleGreenFootballs.com