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    • Natallie Durson
    • 04.03.11 | 05:57 (IST)

    Back in the days of the suicide bomber, Israel would bulldoze the house of the family of the bomber. This is in keeping with Israel's long time policy of going after the families of their enemies. Israeli's thought this was a great idea and supported it over the years. In fact, the Saudis bought a new house for such families and lined their pockets with money, so it was not all bad news for the bombers family. My point is not to endorse suicide bombing or violence of any kind. It is just that, when Israeli's look on smugly as someone who they know to be unfriendly is given the business, perhaps they enjoy a similar silver lining. Mel Gibson is certainly doing well in Hollywood these days.

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    First published 02:01 04.03.11 | Last updated 02:01 04.03.11
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