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March 28, 2012

Your Danish Cartoons Hangover Update

* while a lot of the focus on the hangover aspects of the Danish Cartoons Crisis has been on reactions of those objecting to the cartoons, there is also a great deal of passion from those reacting to the reaction in a "Battle Of Civilizations" way.

* here's a classic hangover article about on traveler encountering various opinions regarding the cartoons several years later.

* if I'm reading this correctly, this is a politically moderate South African writer trying to wrap his mind around the incident, subsequent depictions and some of the arguments made around both.

* Dutch, Danish... they both start with a D. A better writer than I am would kill with a Djibouti joke right here.
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