The Big News from Egypt …

comes by way of Qatar, where Egypt’s favorite son, 86-year-old Sheikh Yusuf Qaradawi, the Muslim Brotherhood’s leading sharia jurist and the world’s most influential Sunni cleric, has married for the third time. The lucky lady is said to be a 49-year-old Moroccan. Congratulations — third time’s the charm!

Oh, was there something else? 

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