September 21, 2012
"Love the Prophet Day" Celebrated by Killing 15 (Death Toll Rising)
I guess this is the Islamic version of Christmas. Personally, I always look forward to December when I can celebrate Jesus' birth and life by going out and killing a bunch of people who I think disrespected Him.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Protests over an anti-Muslim film turned violent Friday across Pakistan, with police firing tear gas and live ammunition at thousands of demonstrators who threw rocks and set fire to buildings. At least 15 people were killed and dozens were injured.
Muslims also marched in at least a half-dozen other countries, with some burning American flags and effigies of U.S. President Barack Obama. [...]
The Pakistani government declared Friday to be a national holiday — "Love for the Prophet Day" — and encouraged peaceful protests.