Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Terrorist Can't Drive a Car


The Guardian [UK]
24 June 2008

Karachi calling

Mohammed Hanif

[...] There is the urban legend [in Pakistan] of the suicide bomber who gets a lift from a family in a car, asks them to drive around looking for a target, all the while trying to convince them that they will go to heaven with him. He fails to find a target and the car runs out of fuel. As the bomber leaves them, the head of the family tells him that if he wants to carry out God's mission he should at least learn to drive. [...]