NYC community board approves mosque near Ground Zero

posted at 7:35 pm on May 26, 2010 by Allahpundit

The owners didn’t need the board’s approval, actually. But if the hearing hadn’t been held, there would have been no opportunity for Manhattanites to lecture objectors about planting “a seed of peace” in the form of a mosque that’s positively guaranteed to attract triumphalist radicals thanks to its location. We’ve already been over the arguments here so I won’t belabor them, but suffice it to say, everything’s going according to plan on the political side. First the right responds to this obvious provocation by wondering why an alleged gesture of healing and community wouldn’t be withdrawn now that it’s reopened all kinds of wounds. Then the left — and I guess, per CK MacLeod’s latest, the center — congratulates itself for not being as bigoted as the right, even though almost universally the complaint on our side isn’t that the mosque is unwelcome, it’s that it’s unwelcome there. As Karol Sheinin says, “I will never understand … why our options are A) hating Muslims or B) building a mosque at Ground Zero.” The answer is that they’re not “our” options, they’re the options imposed by people who can’t quite grasp why, as Mark Steyn put it, a temple to Islam shouldn’t be placed on the doorstep of two buildings reduced to rubble in Islam’s name. With all the indulgences made to Islamic “sensitivities” these days (the occasional pushback notwithstanding), that seems like an exceedingly small bit of sensitivity to expect in return. But in an age of “self-inflicted cognitive dysfunction,” all bets are off.


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What a joke.

The leader of this project is a Imam who came out after Sept 11 and blamed the US for causing this, now he claims he wants to build peace and understanding? BS.

This is nothing more than a religion building their statue on the bodies of the defeated, something Islam has done for centuries.

Rbastid on May 27, 2010 at 12:31 AM

Calling the civil war that, where the North rightfully kicked their 4sses, isn’t going to bring them back or restore the honor they never had.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:23 AM

The South came close to winning more than once and if Lincoln hadn’t made Grant his commanding general, Dixie might have won it.
The North lost 100,000 more men than the South.
Read all about it here: U.S. CivilWar
The Civil Rights wasn’t really about slavery, but was about states’ rights vs. Federal encroachment.

Puff, bluster, and bloviate all you want, but the country is very close to having CivilWarII and the South has risen again!

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:35 AM

Narutoboy

What kind of name is this? Japanese?
Some Jap anime cr*p?

Troll feeding time is over.
I’m so bored.

Hope CAIR pays you well, Naturo-san.

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:39 AM

Puff, bluster, and bloviate all you want, but the country is very close to having CivilWarII and the South has risen again!

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:35 AM

The South was destroyed. Your ancestors disgraced. Your legacy forever stained, like your dress after chugging a whole jar of moonshine.

“but..but..but the South almost won.” Hilarious. Your confederate ancestors are disgusting pigs and are probably rotting in Hell for their crimes against their country. B1tch and moan about some “war of Northern aggression,” it won’t change a thing. Confederates, rednecks, hicks from the South are the butt of everyone’s joke. If Joe Biden was a region, he’d be the South.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:41 AM

Puff, bluster, and bloviate all you want, but the country is very close to having CivilWarII and the South has risen again!

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:35 AM

And the North will be there again to put you animals back in your cage.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:44 AM

Just call it the 911-Dhimmi Mosque.
It’s going to be very interesting when, not if, a member of this Mosque commits an act of mass murder in our country, which was also planned inside the Mosque with the Iman’s knowlege, who then flees to some Middle East sh*thole ala Alwaki.

OxyCon on May 27, 2010 at 12:49 AM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:36 AM

Well N-boy, you don’t know how much it comforts me to know you don’t hate me. I would have been lying awake nights worrying about it if you hadn’t set the record straight on that subject.

I don’t hate you either. I might wonder what you may have done in prior incarnations to deserve taking this turn on the wheel of life as a cockroach.

But only if a time ever comes when I have absolutely nothing else to ponder.

novaculus on May 27, 2010 at 12:49 AM

And the North will be there again to put you animals back in your cage.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:44 AM

Bwahahahaha!!!
Don’t count on it.
The South’s gonna kick your Yankee, Federal government-loving, welfare-sucking, job killing, bankrupt butts this time.
(We may give NJ a pass. We love dudes like Christie!)

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:58 AM

The South’s gonna kick your Yankee, Federal government-loving, welfare-sucking, job killing, bankrupt butts this time.
(We may give NJ a pass. We love dudes like Christie!)

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:58 AM

Let me take that moonshine away from you, sweety. Your starting to have delusions in that drunken stupor of yours. The South won’t be kicking anything. As inbred as you Southerners are, I’m surprised your species still has usable legs.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 1:02 AM

They win, we lose.

It can’t get simpler than that, and we did it to ourselves.

We are in the midst of another Crusade, there were around 21 altogether, this time the Muslims are pushing against Western civilization. This time, we are letting them. Can you imagine England circa 1096 giving up land and treasure for a Mosque and calling it even?

Hardly.

We are fools and fools end up extinguished.

archer52 on May 27, 2010 at 1:07 AM

Let me take that moonshine away from you, sweety. Your starting to have delusions in that drunken stupor of yours. The South won’t be kicking anything. As inbred as you Southerners are, I’m surprised your species still has usable legs.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 1:02 AM

How many times do you have to be told, you stupid cow, that this is a thread on Mosques and Islam, not with your obsession with inbred southerners? Anyone with a brain and a clue knows that Muslims are far far far more inbred than southerners.

Tav on May 27, 2010 at 1:07 AM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 1:02 AM

Stupid bigot alert.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 1:10 AM

And the North will be there again to put you animals back in your cage.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:44 AM

Let me take that moonshine away from you, sweety. Your starting to have delusions in that drunken stupor of yours. The South won’t be kicking anything. As inbred as you Southerners are, I’m surprised your species still has usable legs.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 1:02 AM

animals and inbred, stay classy there big boy.

You need help, you are hung up on Southernors and it is not healthy for you, you hate something that is not so. You have most likely never been to the South or Mid West or the central Southern states.

bluemarlin on May 27, 2010 at 1:41 AM

bluemarlin on May 27, 2010 at 1:41 AM

Should be Southerners in last post, been a long day.

bluemarlin on May 27, 2010 at 1:50 AM

Don’t feed the troll!

OhioCoastie on May 27, 2010 at 1:53 AM

It would be great if islamists blew up the meadowlands. Then maybe we could have a mosque there in time for the 2014 superbowl.

jaime on May 27, 2010 at 5:03 AM

Disgraceful.

Viper1 on May 27, 2010 at 6:38 AM

As a matter of fact, yes, I’m calling you a liar. See, it’s called honesty; try it sometime, moron. I don’t hate you, you’re just an ignorant mind-numbing petulant piece of $hit that needs to be eradicated.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:36 AM

I might be wrong about this, but if I called for the eradication of a racial group that wasn’t predominately white wouldn’t that be a banable offense?

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 9:34 AM

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 9:34 AM

I reported this exact post from Narutoboy to tips@hotair.com last night. Apparently calling for someone to be eradicated is not over the line. Maybe you could try sending them the same tip.

GnuBreed on May 27, 2010 at 10:35 AM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:36 AM

I see clownboy had been doing his one-handed jig while looking at his poster of the DixieChicks again. This is why he always has to justify himself by saying he hates southerners when he is playing with one-eyed willie. The fact that his momma was a southern belle that ignored him has totally ruined him for any real love there on the bayou.

We know your kind, babyboy, you always attack that which you secretly have fantasies about…you do know you can go blind doing that..

lovingmyUSA on May 27, 2010 at 10:45 AM

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 9:34 AM

There were a number of NB’s comments that I brought to Ed and Allah’s attention, apparently to no avail.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 11:02 AM

It’s quite common to find white child molesters, everywhere you go. Almost as if it’s ingrained in your DNA.

Narutoboy on May 26, 2010 at 10:23 PM

This is illuminating. Most racists end up at the faulty DNA argument, but you somehow managed to start there and only get more offensive and ignorant.

Your determination to paint yourself in the worst possible light is eclipsed only by your ignorance.

The South’s gonna kick your Yankee, Federal government-loving, welfare-sucking, job killing, bankrupt butts this time.

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:58 AM

You know, most sane individuals have kind of gotten over the Civil War, mostly because it ended 145 years ago.

Not that any of that has even the slightest relation to the subject of the thread.

Heralder on May 27, 2010 at 11:02 AM

I might be wrong about this, but if I called for the eradication of a racial group that wasn’t predominately white wouldn’t that be a banable offense?

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 9:34 AM

You’re a dumb@ss. The user I responded to was talking about wanting to eliminate Islam and then claim that that wasn’t hate. Secondly, there have been multiple people here that have talked about wanted to either imprison or eradicate Muslims.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:21 AM

Hope CAIR pays you well, Naturo-san.

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:39 AM

It’s naruto-chan or naruto-kun, not naruto-san.

DarkCurrent on May 27, 2010 at 11:31 AM

It’s not hate stupid

it’s self preservation

Sonosam on May 27, 2010 at 11:33 AM

It’s not hate stupid

it’s self preservation

Sonosam on May 27, 2010 at 11:33 AM

It is hate. Stop hiding from the word. You’re being a coward, stupid.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:36 AM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:36 AM

You’re displaying more hatred here than anyone.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 11:39 AM

You’re a dumb@ss. The user I responded to was talking about wanting to eliminate Islam and then claim that that wasn’t hate. Secondly, there have been multiple people here that have talked about wanted to either imprison or eradicate Muslims.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:21 AM

Your comments are disappearing, but have you?

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 11:40 AM

It’s naruto-chan or naruto-kun, not naruto-san.

DarkCurrent on May 27, 2010 at 11:31 AM

I prefer nutterbutter

ladyingray on May 27, 2010 at 11:40 AM

Not that any of that has even the slightest relation to the subject of the thread.

Heralder on May 27, 2010 at 11:02 AM

How did this topic get brought up in a thread about a Mosque at Ground Zero?

The South’s gonna kick your Yankee, Federal government-loving, welfare-sucking, job killing, bankrupt butts this time.

Jenfidel on May 27, 2010 at 12:58 AM

What century are you living in?

Shock the Monkey on May 27, 2010 at 11:41 AM

Good for NYC.

lexhamfox on May 27, 2010 at 11:43 AM

Your comments are disappearing, but have you?

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 11:40 AM

Is that code to say that you’re too stupid to read and understand context?

Where are you whining and complaining about the users asking to have Muslims rounded up and put in internment camps? I’m amused that you’d take time out of your day to whine about little old me. It’s pathetic, but amusing.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:45 AM

Shock the Monkey on May 27, 2010 at 11:41 AM

The comments appeared because of narutopboy. He hijacked the thread to his hatred for the Confederacy and Conutern Conservatives in general because nobody was buying his notion that if you don’t want a mosque built next to Ground Zero, you are a stupid, hateful bigot.

kingsjester on May 27, 2010 at 11:46 AM

Conutern=Southern

kingsjester on May 27, 2010 at 11:47 AM

You’re displaying more hatred here than anyone.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 11:39 AM

I do hate confederate-loving Southerners.

To say that I’ve expressed more hate here, though, is a little bit off. This whole area is an anti-Muslim orgy. Everything I’ve said about Southerners has been said about Muslims, twice over.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:47 AM

I prefer nutterbutter…

ladyingray on May 27, 2010 at 11:40 AM

I’m sure you do

DarkCurrent on May 27, 2010 at 11:48 AM

if you don’t want a mosque built next to Ground Zero, you are a stupid, hateful bigot.

kingsjester on May 27, 2010 at 11:46 AM

Fail. When did I say that? I think building this thing next to where the attacks occurred is totally disrespectful and inappropriate and I hope it doesn’t happen.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:51 AM

Unless you are a resident of NYC, you have no right to criticize this decision. Down with federal control! Decisions at the local level!!!

HYPOCRITES!!!

Constant Parrhesia on May 27, 2010 at 11:54 AM

I do hate confederate-loving Southerners.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:47 AM

Okay, bigot.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 11:55 AM

Okay, bigot.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 11:55 AM

If I’m a bigot, I’m in good company.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:57 AM

If I’m a bigot, I’m in good company.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:57 AM

If you’re a bigot, then you need to stop lecturing others for what you do, you hypocritical bigot.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 11:59 AM

Unless you are a resident of NYC, you have no right to criticize this decision. Down with federal control! Decisions at the local level!!!

HYPOCRITES!!!

Constant Parrhesia on May 27, 2010 at 11:54 AM

Holy crap, kid–get back on your medications! It doesn’t matter that we are “New Yorkers”–the Towers represented ALL Americans. We are entitled to say our piece because this wasn’t just an attack on NY–it was an attack on America.

And secondly, it is NOT being controlled by the community–it is being controlled by “community organizers”–against the wishes of the majority of the city, state, and country.

God, that is so simple even a 5th grader could understand. I repeat, take your medications, things won’t have that red haze anymore.

lovingmyUSA on May 27, 2010 at 12:02 PM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:57 AM

Clownboy, go back to the swamp–the flies are missing your sh*t…

lovingmyUSA on May 27, 2010 at 12:04 PM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 11:51 AM

You’re right. That was my presumption that you actually said something in accordance to the subject of the Thread. You actually just started turning this thread into your usual diatribe against Southerners, equating the Confederacy to a Terrorist Organization, showing your preference for 1 % of the country’s populace over the individuals living in the Southern United States who constitute a high percentage of Americans who identify themselves as Conservative.

kingsjester on May 27, 2010 at 12:04 PM

Unless you are a resident of NYC, you have no right to criticize this decision. Down with federal control! Decisions at the local level!!!

HYPOCRITES!!!

Constant Parrhesia on May 27, 2010 at 11:54 AM

As a resident of NYC I find this decision to be disgustingly insensitive and offensive. I personally don’t subscribe to the notion that Islam is a religion of hate (another topic for another thread). I have friends who practice Islam. I do not hate Muslims by any means. However, to put a mosque in such a location is completely insensitive. After all, we did lose roughly 2,700 at Ground Zero in the name of Islam (even if it was a perverted distortion, it was still done in the name of Islam). I’m all about building bridges between the Islamic community (although I do not believe these bridges were ever “burned” so to speak), but this is not an appropriate way to do so.

Shock the Monkey on May 27, 2010 at 12:04 PM

If you’re a bigot, then you need to stop lecturing others for what you do, you hypocritical bigot.

MadisonConservative on May 27, 2010 at 11:59 AM

Or else what? You’ll send more emails to Allah? Hilarious.

I love it. Typical Hot Aryan reaction. “Nah uh, you’re a bigot!” You think that by reversing the accusation you’ve achieved something. Worry about the hundreds of comments here advocating for the mass murder or imprisonment of the general Muslim population.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:05 PM

kingsjester on May 27, 2010 at 12:04 PM

Clownboy is that peskey mosquitoe that keeps flying by your ear…

lovingmyUSA on May 27, 2010 at 12:06 PM

Worry about the hundreds of comments here advocating for the mass murder or imprisonment of the general Muslim population.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:05 PM

Now you are delusional, that has never been said here, find a link please. Otherwise stop spitting into the wind.

lovingmyUSA on May 27, 2010 at 12:08 PM

Now you are delusional, that has never been said here, find a link please. Otherwise stop spitting into the wind.

lovingmyUSA on May 27, 2010 at 12:08 PM

Are you kidding me? There was a comment IN THIS VERY THREAD that advocated that Muslims being rounded up and put in internment camps.

As for the elimination of Muslims thing, there are those comments here too.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:10 PM

Where is FDR when you need someone with the balls to round up a group of people?

Inanemergencydial on May 26, 2010 at 9:51 PM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:12 PM

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:12 PM

That’s one. Where is the one calling for extermination.

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 12:53 PM

I think we have all had enough with watching clownboy bring himself to his own form of ectasy. Watching his breathing grow more rapid, and the words fly off his….keyboard, is not how I want to spend my time in a thread. Let him go back to his basement and bang on his flacid keyboard now.

He is only hiding out from his mom’s boyfriend anyway…let’s leave him alone. Ignore him.

lovingmyUSA on May 27, 2010 at 12:53 PM

That’s one. Where is the one calling for extermination.

DFCtomm on May 27, 2010 at 12:53 PM

Worry about the hundreds of comments here advocating for the mass murder or imprisonment of the general Muslim population.

Narutoboy on May 27, 2010 at 12:05 PM

If I were dictator, I would round up rednecks, klansmen, global warming propagandists, skinheads, half of Hot Aryans, unhinged liberals (Olbermann, Matthews, etc.), etc. Life would be so much better.

Narutoboy on May 26, 2010 at 9:56 PM

LOL!

Inanemergencydial on May 28, 2010 at 10:31 AM

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