Overlooked by most media outlets (but not by London bloggers) in the Edgware Road and Aldgate bombings is the very interesting fact that all the bombs were set off in or near the most heavily muslim neighborhoods in the UK -- or in western Europe, for that matter. One can see why the bombers avoided Gleneagles; as to logical London targets, one could conceivably argue that Whitehall or Westminster are too tough to penetrate for even the most ingenious death cultist.
But why on earth would muslims set off so many bombs in their own mini-capital, as it were?
Friday, July 08, 2005
More London Stuff
A really interesting point about the London bombings (read the whole article, it's not long):