Volcano of Delusion
Tuesday Ahmadinejad promised
a "rejoicing" for Muslims in the Middle East "soon," the Islamic Republic NewsEarlier this month
Speaking to university officials in the town of Mashhad, Ahmadinejad said the "volcano of rage" at the "arrogant powers" was "on the verge of eruption."
Iran has said it would not reply to the offer until August 22, precipitatingWhy August 22?
calls for U.N. action.
The date marks the end of the Persian solar month of Mordad, and also coincidesCould Ahmadinejad's surprise, the "volcano of rage," be scheduled for August 22? Does 5 weeks qualify as soon? Is he deluded enough to try to conquer Jerusalem or attack Israel? Will the Guns of August begin in earnest on August 22nd?
with the Islamic calendar date Rajab 28, the day Jerusalem fell to the Islamic
warrior Saladin, in October 1187.