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  • Iranian Blogger Publishes EXCL Interview With Iran's 1st Space Monkey[I Thank My Brother Ahmadinejad

    02/04/2013 3:59:26 PM PST · by fight_truth_decay · 2 replies
    Middle East Media Research Institute ^ | February 4, 2013 | MEMRI
    *snip "[Share] one memory with our readers. "Aftab the monkey: My most vivid memory has to do with the time I had doubts about carrying out religious duties in space. Because, as it is written in the Koran and in the precepts of Islam, these tasks are for performing on earth, and a human was designated as the Messenger of Allah on earth; I, as a space monkey, do not belong, and am not obligated by this. This threw me into a spiritual crisis. Via chat, the brothers......"
  • Times Square Is Evacuated in Bomb Scare [Pathfinder Had "Propane Tanks, Gasoline and Timing Device"]

    05/01/2010 9:09:39 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 159 replies · 2,869+ views
    NYTimes ^ | May 01st 2010 | RAY RIVERA and KARIN HENRY
    Times Square Is Evacuated in Bomb Scare The scene at Times Square on Saturday night after police found a suspicious package inside a Pathfinder on West 45th Street. RAY RIVERA and KARIN HENRY May 1, 2010 A bomb in Times Square led to the evacuation of thousands of tourists and theatergoers from the area on a warm and busy Saturday evening, the police said. There was no explosion. “It appears to be a car bomb left in a Pathfinder between Seventh and Eighth,” said Deputy Commissioner Paul J. Browne, the Police Department’s chief spokesman. The device, he said, contained “explosive...
  • Iranian official calls for attack on UK

    10/25/2008 10:15:44 PM PDT · by Soliton · 42 replies · 692+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | Oct 26, 2008 1:28 | Jonny Paul
    Fearing a US strike on Iran during President George W. Bush's last months in office, a senior Iranian official has suggested the Islamic regime should target London to deter such an attack. Iran's embassy in London. Photo: Courtesy Slideshow: Pictures of the week In an article on the Iranian Web site Aftab last week - translated by the Washington-based Middle East Media Research Institute - the head of the Europe and US Department in the Iranian Foreign Ministry, Wahid Karimi, said that an attack on London would deter the US from attacking Teheran. "The most appropriate means of deterrence that...
  • Aftab: Madman of the 50th Ward [Friend of Obama, Arrested...Again]

    10/16/2008 4:25:41 PM PDT · by Velveeta · 12 replies · 473+ views
    Rogers Park Bench Blogspot ^ | 10/16/2008 | Rogers Park Bench
    One of Barack Obama's staunchest local supporters, Salman Aftab, was charged with assault and battery on October 3. The violently homophobic, former insider of failed Sunrise Equities (more below) and former Democrat candidate for city council has been arrested before. (snip) The Bench has learned that Aftab was involved briefly with the Obama for Illinois campaign, when Obama was running for the Illinois State Senate in 2004. At that time, Aftab was friendly with Tariq Siddiqui, a major Obama donations bundler, and was present at Sunrise Equities' offices for the ribbon cutting of the free office space given by Sunrise...