Guess what? Islamic Rage Boy has been sighted again on Friday the 22nd of June--The Worldwide DAY OF RAGE (Salman Rushdie Edition). Be sure to check the latest sighting out!
This has gotten so popular, that I'm making a game out of spotting Rage Boy. If you run across him in your local newspaper and/or friendly website, be sure to let me know!
Update: Rage Boy hits the BBC. CAIR responds, as they are wont to do.
Major Update: Rage Boy has made it to NPR! I'll have the audio and transcript shortly.
Update: Rage Boy has been published in The Daily Mail (UK). Snapped Shot's reaction and commentary is here.
Big kudos to AMDScooter at P.C. Perspective
for pointing this out. I can't believe I missed it!
For the record, the photo in question is a photoshop. The original is a slightly different angle of this photo, from this Snapped Shot classic
, which describes last year's violent protest over Pope Benedict
XVI's [Ed.: Sorry about that, my Catholic friends. I really am quite dense sometimes...]
Great work, Scooter! Be sure to get your
ISLAMIC RAGE BOY gear over here
! (Background on how he got his name over here
Just ran into another couple of photos of Rage Boy in the Getty AFP archives. See 'em all beyond the fold!UPDATE:
I am truly
humbled to have contributed a small part to a story by hizzoner sir Christopher Hitchens
. His is truly
a voice of sanity in a world gone batty, even if he is somewhat mistaken (in my most
humble opinion) on the question of theism. God Bless, sir!
Here is the original angle of our iconic
"Rage Boy" shot:
And check out how tough
our "Rage Boy" looks soon thereafter:Even farther back
, it seems our Rage Boy had some thoughts on the DANISH CARTOON CRISIS (which was before the epoch of Snapped Shot) as well:
He's got a problem with the proper use of copyright
Always in trouble with the law, this silly guy:
Somebody give this guy an Oscar!
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