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  • David Letterman Vs. Al Qaida

    The FBI is investigating death threats directed towards David Letterman found on a jihadist website, including statements such as, “Is there not among you (someone)…to cut the tongue of this lowly Jew and shut it forever?” The author of the threats was angered over jokes Letterman has made involving al-Qaida leaders Osama bin Laden and Ilyas Kashmirandi. Oh, and Letterman isn’t Jewish. Watch Video ›

    Gavon Laessig 2 years ago 2 responses

  • Poorly Spelled Death Threat From 1912

    A recently unearthed death threat against Red Sox pitcher Joe Wood from 1912. Wood was having a stellar season that year and the scoundrels who typed this letter were apparently trying to knock him off his game with typos. It’s strangely comforting to see that trolls haven’t gotten any better at spelling in almost a century. View List ›

    Gavon Laessig 3 years ago 11 responses