On Sat, 15 Sep 2001, Dan Seriff wrote: > on 9/15/01 4:05 AM, Frank George Valoczy at [log in to unmask] wrote: > > > Now that I've had time to think about what's happened and what might > > happen - I'm scared. > > > > Not so much as to what USA will do - though that in itself is frightening > > - but how the extremists will respond. I'm scared that they'll take that > > to mean open season on the West... > > They've already declared that. They brought our response on their own heads > and have no one to blame but themselves, although they're probably too > stupid and/or insane to realize that. Afghanistan, too, is an active > accomplice, and they deserve whatever they get. Taleban, yes. The Afghans? What can an illiterate sheepherder who doesn't even know the name of the capital of his country do?