Our guess is that most Muslims aren't convinced that this is the guy to follow and will wait to see if he and his forces can defeat much larger forces against all odds and whether or not he can even remain alive since he has essentially made himself the prime target of Western nations and even other Muslims who think he's an upstart.
We imagine that many Muslims are watching him the way people watch someone standing on a narrow ledge wondering if he'll fall off or not. If he falls off, that's the end of it. If he survives, he gets cheers and supporters.
So, if al-Baghdadi is able to pull off some miraculous victories and dodge drone attacks, etc., then it's likely that many more Muslims will join him. The smart money is betting against this happening.
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Video (2:33 min.).
Taxi company owner says his cabs will no longer serve the [Black] area of the city.
Folks, this isn't a rarity. This is happening to Whites all across the country. Know the odds and play the odds if you want to survive. Be naive and try to deny reality and you may be the next innocent White victim.
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STUDY: MAN'S AGE NOT A FACTOR IN FERTILITY SUCCESS
The way nature works: A human female gets all of her eggs at one time in her life. This provides genetic stability as the eggs are "frozen" in time with the 23 chromosomes and the 10,000 or so genes that she will contribute to the new child, and these eggs all remain unchanged under normal circumstances. But they do have a shelf life and deteriorate with age.
A man, by contrast, produces new spermatozoa every day. This allows changes in his 23 chromosomes and 10,000 gene contribution to the new child as conditions both externally and internally change.
Thus, a new child--born with 46 chromosomes and approximately 20,000 genes--gets the benefit of some stability of genotype from his or her mother but he or she also gets a possibility of some adaptive changes to help with survival via his or her father.
Furthermore, most mutations come from the father, not the mother, and this is also a function of new spermatozoa being constantly produced.
Nature has engineered us this way so that new organisms who breed as we do, have a better chance of survival in an ever changing existence.
Interestingly, we can also see this female=stability; male=variety and change reflected in general behavior patterns of humans as it has usually been males who go exploring, adventuring and roaming around the world while it has mostly been females who stay close to home and provide stability.
And behind all of the above is this simple truth: Genes are us.
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ERIC BEVER HAS A COLUMN IN THE DAILY PILOT ABOUT THE IMPROVEMENTS ON THE WESTSIDE
Watch out, those "supremists" (sic) who want a nicer Costa Mesa are gonna get yo momma!
Terri Fuqua · Top Commenter
Here's the comment that Ms. Fuqua thinks sounds "supremist."
Andrew Smith · Top Commenter · Costa Mesa, California
The less like Appalachia and the more safe, sane and positive our citizens become the less the better off we all are. Let's agree to fight back against that costs we bear being friendly to thugs, bums and druggies and shape our city up, and the officers will be safer and less likely to be hurt.