From Casablanca to Mumbai, there is only one ray of light

99 lashes for “insulting Allah”, as well as for having shaken hands in public with a woman who is not part of his family. This is the punishment that the Iranian regime has just dealt to Mehdi Mousavi, the Iranian poet guilty of not following the latest dictates of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the man who has set the rules for what the Supreme Leader believes “good Islamic poets” must observe while writing.

Rahim Safavi, head of the Pasdaran fundamentalists, promised: “We will have to cut someone’s throat and tongue to some other”.

  • Martin B

    Why is Allah such a pathetic weenie that he can’t stand up to one scrawny poet calling him names, and why is no one in the whole Muslim world asking this question?

    • Icebow

      Was looking at pics. Doesn’t look scrawny to me.

      • Martin B

        Allah should still be able to take him on.

        • Icebow

          Ted Hughes would slaughter him.

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      In a fit of pique he changed the constant of the speed of light the other day.

  • mobuyus

    Can justin ask his brother sasha to ask his iranian masters why they raped and murdered a Canadian citizen imprisoned in Iran. And can we expect more of this with a Canadian Consulate about to open behind enemy lines in Iran?