Not much going on today in the U.S. but Britain’s still buzzing about Izzadeen’s encounter with John Reid. His nutty conspiracy suggestion aside, Gorgeous George Galloway actually makes a good point — how is it that a notorious jihadi spokesman was able to get so close to Britain’s Home Secretary?

The BBC wrangled an interview with Izzadeen afterwards. Quote:

You have misunderstood the reality. As a Muslim I believe Allah…created whole universe; he created the UK. It doesn’t belong to you, it doesn’t belong to the Queen, it doesn’t belong to the Anglo-Saxons…Allah has put us on the planet earth to live wherever we want and implement the Sharia rules.

Transcript’s here, or else click the image to listen. You might need to use IE.