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What Better Way To Celebrate Being An Iraqi Woman Than Blowing Shit Up?

Remember when female suicide bombers seemed totally exotic? Well, there is one glass ceiling the Better Half of The Iraq has spent the past year detonating. Monday's bombing in Kirkuk, wherein four Sunni lady bombers sacrificed themselves to kill 57 and wound another 280 of their fellow first and second-class… » 7/30/08 1:00pm 7/30/08 1:00pm

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Vs. Irshad Manji: Which Infidel Would You Rather Have A…

Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Irshad Manji are two pals who were born Muslim and have spent the intervening few decades critiquing the religion's legacy of bad things. They've both written bestselling books and acquired British intellectual blowhard pundit advocates — Chris Hitchens backs Ali, Andrew Sullivan is more a Manji… » 4/28/08 4:30pm 4/28/08 4:30pm