I woke up today after a night in Manhattan, and the first thing I thought of wasn't about how good of a time I had,
But that I can't believe I actually debated with other adults (who aren't mentally challenged,) that the religion of Islam shouldn't be blamed for these attacks
It's pathetic, and while I was in that half-asleep state, for a split-second I even thought it might have been a weird dream. But it's not. I really did have to debate that. Its pretty sad.
Makes me do a hybrid of
You can't deny that a major factor in being able to convince these people to do such terrible things was their faith.
It is black and white and I can 'deny' it. Islam is not to blame for these attacks. Just like how Christianity isn't to be blamed for terrorism, I mean "mass shootings" that are done in the name of it.
I still can't believe I'm having to explain this to another adult.
edit: i do agree with you saying it was used to convince them. i mean it's not even a matter of agreeing there, it's a fact. but that wasn't my point.
Edited by Flyeed - 11/15/15 at 3:45pm