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Thursday, September 25, 2008
'All we are saying is give Paul a chance'
Sir Paul is playing in Tel Aviv tonight, and certain people aren't very happy about it. Like Syria's sheik Omar Bakri Mohammed, currently hangin' in Lebanon, where it's perfectly legal to say something like this:
"If he values his life, Mr. McCartney must not come to Israel," Bakri told the newspaper. "He will not be safe there."
In Israel's 60th year, it's a big thing that's hard for us Amrikans to grasp.