Paintball as Training for Jihad?

Add the Fort Dix Six to the list of paintball players. This video is of interest.

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Some call it a high-tech version of tag. Others say it’s the modern day equivalent of hide-and-seek. Paintball has only been around since the 1980s, but more than 10 million people of all ages now play it worldwide.

If you haven’t played, it’s pretty simple: players hunt their opponents, take aim, and splatter them with paint-filled “bullets.” it all makes for a fun and competitive afternoon. It’s also safe, thanks to the protective gear players are required to wear.

Paintball is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S., with everyone from church groups to young Republicans getting together for fun-filled weekend outings. But some radical Islamists are using paintball for a far more sinister purpose: as a training ground for jihad.

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One Response to “Paintball as Training for Jihad?”

  1. babbazee Says:

    I had posted related stuff last night
    see here
    http://babbazeesbrain.blogspot.com/2007/05/days-of-torches-and-pitchforks.html

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