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June 03, 2005

Why Oh Why Are We Ruled by These Idiots? (Urinating on the Koran Edition)

Just what in Jeebus's holy name is going on in there?!:

Guantanamo Detainees Full Coverage on Yahoo! News: AP - 1 hour, 41 minutes ago: WASHINGTON - The Pentagon on Friday released new details about mishandling of the Quran at the Guantanamo Bay prison for terror suspects, confirming that a soldier deliberately kicked the Muslim holy book and that an interrogator stepped on a Quran and was later fired for 'a pattern of unacceptable behavior.'... [W]ater balloons thrown by prison guards caused an unspecified number of Qurans to get wet; a guard's urine came through an air vent and splashed on a detainee and his Quran; and in a confirmed but ambiguous case a two-word obscenity was written in English on the inside cover of a Quran...

Posted by DeLong at June 3, 2005 07:23 PM