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  • Rudolph the Red Cell Terrorist:

    12/24/2001 8:00:37 PM PST · by dlt · 2 replies · 157+ views
    Texas Mercury ^ | December 25, 2001 | UPYRS Wire
    Rudolph the Red Cell Terrorist: Mysterious White-Bearded "Bomber" Downed by US Air Force Over the Dakotas COLORADO SPRINGS, CO— Air Force officials working out of the Cheyenne Mountain facility confirmed today that American F-15E fighters engaged and shot down a suspected terrorist aircraft. Powered by eight reindeer, the sled-like contraption entered American airspace via Canada, and refused to flash its IFF code, a radio signal that identifies aircraft to ground controllers. "It was a tough call," Air Force Colonel and F-15 pilot John Maser said while describing what happened. "There we were: an unidentified flying object had entered our defense ...
  • School apologizes for burning New Testament

    12/24/2001 4:49:53 PM PST · by dlt · 282 replies · 6,394+ views
    Jersualem Post ^ | December 25, 2001 | Shoshana Kordova
    BEIT SHEMESH (December 25) - The organization that administers Orot school in Beit Shemesh issued an apology yesterday for publicly burning a copy of the New Testament a student received from Christian missionaries. "Everybody knows we made a mistake," said Jordana Klein, spokeswoman for Sha'alei Torah. "We wouldn't do it again. We don't think it's the right thing to do." The book-burning took place in the school courtyard the week before Hanukka, after a teacher in the boys' school found that one of his sixth-grade students had brought in a Hebrew copy of the New Testament. The student received it ...
  • Israeli-backed PR campaign promotes Arafat "face of terror"

    12/16/2001 11:48:23 AM PST · by dlt · 2 replies · 148+ views
    Israel Insider ^ | December 12, 2001 | Ellis Shuman
    Hundreds of posters are being circulated around the world featuring a large, full-face photo of Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat. The caption on the bottom of the poster reads, "What You See Is What You Get." A closer examination of the picture reveals that it is actually a mosaic composed of thousands of little photographs depicting terrorist attack scenes. The poster, according to ynet, is being distributed to pro-Israel organizations, both Jewish and non-Jewish, in North America and Europe. Officials in Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs claim they are "not involved in distributing the poster." Diplomatic sources told ynet that ...