Today the Jethro Tull fan facebook page is populated by racists and anti-Semites.
There are quite a number of Jethro Tull fans in the Arab world. Many of them seem to be old-fashioned bigots and psychopaths in the style of Husseini and As-Sawad.
Sample one: "Christians in Jerusalem want Jews to stop spitting on them"
Sample two: "The Day of Judgement will not come about until Muslims fight the Jews - when the Jew will hide behind stones and trees. The stones and trees will say O Muslims, O Abdullah, there is a Jew behind me, come and kill him."
I am baffled why this is has happened.
Not being a Jethro Tull fan, I do not know if their music is a natural fit for racial hatred and Arabic revisionism - probably everything in this world can be bent to those goals.
And seemingly everything in Cairo, Jordan, and Damascus, is.
Currently there are several Jew-haters there saying the most appalling things. Please report that page for racism/hate speech.
"The internet seemingly exist for FOUR things: recipes, cute kitten pictures, pornography, and anti-Semitic rants."
Fair enough. The pro-Palestinian crowd do not use computer access for recipes or cute kitten pictures.
They make up for that by overusing the other two categories.
Crossposted on Pro-Israel Bay Bloggers , this post:
21 hours ago