Here’s the rare jihadi interview that gets more interesting as it goes along. It starts with the obligatory killer robot but then branches out to look at the “educational” culture he comes from — intercut with shots of Taliban guerrillas using high-tech rocket launchers. The perfect model of a Steynian sophisticated primitive.

These are the people to whom, according to John Reid, we’re losing the war of ideas. Click the image to watch.


FYI, attacks on allied troops have tripled since that “peace in our time” bargain struck between Musharraf and the tribal elders last month.

Update: Speaking of sophisticated primitives, jihadi doctors would rather see their patients die than eat during Ramadan.