Everybody Draw Mohammed Day Update

"If it's not the Crusades, it's the cartoons." -Dubya I am reminded by Mind Numbed Robot, (Everybody Draw Mohammed Day 2010) to direct you to these earlier TOC posts. I am sure you'll enjoy them all, but I think April 26 is definitive: Saturday, April 24, 2010 “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day” Monday, April 26, 2010… Continue reading Everybody Draw Mohammed Day Update

The Mohammed Image Archive

Is here.A sample:"Mohammed's Flight from Mecca in 622 AD; Algerian color postcard from the 1920s or '30s. Mohammed is the figure entering the cave. The original postcard is in a private collection.(Hat tip: Martin H.)" Everybody Draw Mohammed Day is May 20th. Join in the centuries long tradition and add to the archive.Copyright 2005-2019

Accommodating diversity

...or, how to appease fanatics stuck in the 12th Century.Not Even in South Park?Russ Douthat - NYTThis is what decadence looks like: a frantic coarseness that “bravely” trashes its own values and traditions, and then knuckles under swiftly to totalitarianism and brute force.'South Park' and the Informal FatwaAyaan Hirsi Ali - WSJ...do stories of Muhammad… Continue reading Accommodating diversity

Everybody Burn a Flag with Mohammed’s Image Day

James Taranto, whose missives I read daily and greatly appreciate, has decided that “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day” is maybe not a good idea:Everybody Burn the FlagIf we don't act like inconsiderate jerks, the terrorists will have won!He describes an epiphany on the subject, occasioned by an Ann Althouse post. I extensively quote Mr. Taranto's thoughts… Continue reading Everybody Burn a Flag with Mohammed’s Image Day

“Everybody Draw Mohammed Day”

Updated. Bumped.Is May 20th.I will be applying my non-existent artistic skills and will probably produce a stick figure labeled "Mohammed'" so that you'll know what it is supposed to depict.Anyone else is welcome to submit their drawings and I will post those, too.Update 12:36AM-Mark Steyn properly conflates Comedy Central's cowardice and Bill Clinton's demonization of… Continue reading “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day”