Penjihad's Blog

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Promoting anti-Muslim stories

 Some time ago, someone sent me the story of a Muslim bus driver in Britain, who stopped his bus and ordered his passengers to get off the bus so he could pray. 

This story was authoritatively reported by “The Sun”, a British newspaper famous for its Page Three Nudes and super-sensationalized “news”. Someone took a cell video of a bus driver praying in an empty bus and sent it to The Sun which never did a fact-check and blared it out to its readers (didn’t know it had any, I always thought people bought the paper for Page Three). The Sun also published the video on its website and encouraged people to check it out.
 
That story, like MOST Islamophobic stories (if not all) was a hoax. Continue reading

April 14, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment