Tuesday, December 27, 2005

Meanwhile, In That Other Monotheistic Religion

I wonder if this guy is a militant, or an insurgent, or maybe even a radical. One thing we know, he isn't a gunman.

MULTAN, Pakistan — A father, angry that his eldest daughter had married against his wishes, slit her throat as she slept and then killed three of his other daughters in a remote village in eastern Pakistan, police said Saturday.

Nazir Ahmad, a laborer in his 40s, feared the younger girls, aged 4, 8, and 12, would follow in their sister's footsteps, police officer Shahzad Gul said.

Actually, over there, they may very well call him Father of the Year.