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Mullah Time

by | 16th, March 2006

‘OUR open contest to find the new face of Muslim extremism in the UK has been disappointing.

‘Come on you Spurs’

We had hoped that with no-handed, one-eyed purple people eater Abu Hamza in chokey, some bearded fundamentalist, preferably Muslim and on benefits, would step forward and take over.

Our early favourite for the vacant post of resident nutter had been Anjem Choudary. His credentials looked pretty impressive.

As the Express reports, Choudary once worked closely with Omar Bakri, the Tottenham Taliban, and has said he could see no reason why there would not be repeats of the 7/7 bombings. Better yet is the news that he has been arrested.

As the paper says, Choudary is one of five men who have been pinched for incitement to murder after the demonstration last month outside the Danish Embassy in London.

So far, so good. Trouble is, Choudary lacks that charismatic spark of lunacy that really gets the paper’s excited. And

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