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September 1, 2011

"You can't build a country out of sand and a book."

Syria is burning, not because of the Arab Spring or Tyranny or Twitter, or any of the other popular explanations. The fire in Syria is the same firestorm burning in Iraq, in Turkey, in Lebanon and throughout much of the Muslim world. It has nothing to do with human rights or democracy. There is no revolution here. Only the eternal civil war. -- The Shawarma Republics are Burning by Daniel Greenfield

Posted by Vanderleun at September 1, 2011 9:49 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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The Gyros Republic isn't doing much better. Mmmm. Gyros. S'my birfday. I know what I want for dinner.

Posted by: Jewel at September 1, 2011 2:50 PM