Evan Perlmutter, like many other New York Knicks fans, was extremely frustrated with the franchise. And after putting his fandom up for sale on eBay, he is now a Lakers fans.
FuManchuJr: Before 1980s, the majority of the Mozzie women did not wear the hijab ! So what happened after 1980s ? Why was there a sudden resurgence of the fiery brand of Islam ? "First and foremost, after the price of oil quadrupled in 1973, Saudi Arabia has generously financed the missionary movement by building mosques and religious schools and paying for preachers throughout the world, spreading the teachings and practices of its austere version of Wahhabist Islam,” he (Lee Kuan Yew) said. Lee said the spread of Petrodollars led to an increase in religiosity worldwide and made it possible for extremists to recruit from Saudi-funded mosques and madrassas. He saw that first-hand in Southeast Asia where people practiced a moderate brand of Islam but some had turned radical and joined Jihadist fighting in the Middle East. In the end, Lee also suggested that a military solution was not enough on its own. “You must use force. But force will only deal with the tip of the problem. In killing the terrorists, you will only kill the worker bees. The queen bees are the preachers, who teach a deviant form of Islam in schools and Islamic centres, who capture and twist the minds of the young.” Lee Kuan Yew and how to fight Islamic terrorism - The Australian