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According to wikipedia (2001 census data) Muslims in England and Wales are only 3% of the population, so an Islamist party cannot really poll all that highly, so it would not be obectively scary, but only subjectively.

grab that party and the BNP, lock them in an arena, and let them slaughter each other

Very funny. Trouble is, you'd likely find places like East London [Barking and Dagenham, Tower Hamlets, Newham, Waltham Forest] doubling as this "arena".

Those whom the Gods wish to destroy They first make mad. -- Euripides

by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Sun Oct 8th, 2006 at 10:38:22 AM EST
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And I wonder how many of those British muslims are actually "Islamist" and how many are just your average British Subject who maybe or maybe not goes to Mosque and just wants to live a normal life, small business, send kids to college, tend the garden, etc.

"Schiller sprach zu Goethe, Steck in dem Arsch die Flöte! Goethe sagte zu Schiller, Mein Arsch ist kein Triller!"
by Jeffersonian Democrat (rzg6f@virginia.edu) on Mon Oct 9th, 2006 at 04:41:00 AM EST
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