How Crazy Is Marc "The Insanity Of Blaming Islam" Ambinder? Look Who Noticed!
April 19, 2013, 09:51 PM
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As I said on an earlier occasion, there’s an old story in the British Army about a cavalry officer who was so stupid that the other cavalry officers started to notice it. In the same vein, I’ve written that I once knew an  “ex-alcoholic, ex-lumberjack who told me that when he was a lumberjack, his nickname was “Psycho.” I said “Excuse me, do you mean that you were so crazy that the other lumberjacks called you ‘Psycho’?”

So here, once again, it`s John Podhoretz who takes the role of the cavalry officer/lumberjack * in stating that a pundit is crazy, and you know that means that (unless he`s got things backward) that

Yes, he`s right:

The insanity of blaming Islam

By March Ambinder

The Week

April 19, 2013, at 5:16 PM

We are still speculating about virtually everything right now, but I feel as though I need to explain why I find the quick and easy conversation about Muslims being radicalized in America to be so illogical and laced with bigotry.[More]

OK, Marc Ambinder has no idea why, when Muslim immigrants commit Islamic terrorism in a Christian country, normal people could possibly blame the Religion of Peace.™ People who notice things like that, he says, commit "the sin of essentialism." OK, he is crazy.

* Either dim or mental, i mean, not leading cavalry charges and chopping down trees.