Thursday, December 31, 2015

ISIS Is Recruiting, Some Fade the Call

Just to be clear, Lyad El-Baghdadi is not al-Baghdadi, the Caliph/Poobah de Levant.
This is not the ISIS twitter feed:

Lyad's the guy who started the trolling.
Via Quartz:
“Mom said no,” “Only if there’s free pizza”: Muslims hilariously respond to ISIL leader’s call for recruits

When ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called upon Muslims around the world to join his “caliphate,” Muslims around the world confidently replied that they’d rather do literally anything else.
“Sorry Guv. Colonoscopy booked,” one man wrote. “You should have told me before. I just renewed my pornhub subscription,” wrote another.

On Dec. 26, ISIL social media accounts shared an audio message from al-Baghdadi, believed to be his first public statement since May, when the terrorist group released an audio recording to prove its leader was still alive after he was believed to be injured in an airstrike. Iyad El-Baghdadi, a writer and human rights activist, tweeted a translation of the new message, which included a call to arms:...MORE
Alinsky's Rules for Radicals, RULE 5:
“Ridicule is man’s most potent weapon.” There is no defense. It’s irrational. It’s infuriating. It also works as a key pressure point to force the enemy into concessions.
It's also easy to do when one is safe in the tower waiting for the market to open.