The Corner

Question of the Day

A reader asks:

Do terrorists still get their “72 virgins” if their car bomb explodes early? That’s the question being answered today for the genius who died in a work-related accident in Gaza. He now has to explain to whoever decides such things that he meant to kill some women and children, really, but the bomb went off before he reached them.

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