I wouldn't want my 1,800 year old church burnt down and my taxes are already high enough without an additional moderate jiza tax, so life under less moderate ISIL (also known as ISIS) for me just wouldn't sit comfortably. Even in moderate Iran cigarettes would be burned on my lips for not fasting during ramadan by less moderate Sharia judges. But, when the moderates come and try to spread their faith, sprinkled with a little dirty bomb dust and blunt knives, I won't have much choice in the matter.
"McGurk said the group had strengthened its capabilities and is “no longer a terrorist organization. It is a full-blown army.”
The testimony from senior officials sparked alarm and frustration on Capitol Hill, where lawmakers said more should have been done to counter ISIS sooner.
Over the weekend, Attorney General Eric Holder said the threat of ISIS fighters infiltrating the U.S. was “more frightening than anything I think I’ve seen as attorney general.”
Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge told The Hill on Wednesday that the threat from ISIS had been “blinking red a long time.”
“Now it’s flashing more frequently and is a lot brighter,” he said. “They’ve got a lot of fighters who are from European countries that are visa waiver countries, which means all they have to do is shave their beards and look like normal, responsible civilians and walk into the United States of America without a visa.
“It’s a real challenge for our intelligence community to identify them and get their names on a watch list.”"
So, is Obama doing enough to keep us safe and how do you think we should deal with ISIL?