Monday, November 11, 2013

Hamas Appoints Spokeswoman, HPers Aren't Fooled

The Huffington Post was undoubtedly overjoyed to publish the news that Hamas has hired its first ever spokeswoman to represent the movement. The article was accompanied with a picture of the woman herself, for maximum sympathy. Unfortunately, since the HP was (as usual) copying an AP article, this inconvenient paragraph appeared deep within the article:
"But she does believe — in line with the Hamas position — that the Palestinians should control all of historic Palestine, or the land between the Mediterranean and the Jordan River, including what is now Israel."
Alas! What a shame to remind the readership of Hamas' anti-peace position.

As a result, most of the usual Israel-hating HPers didn't show their heads on the thread. The top comments were all anti-Hamas:

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