[thechat] Military brass depend on Bible code to find Osama

Madhu Menon webguru at vsnl.net
Tue Apr 15 01:57:14 CDT 2003


 From the "key to ending all terrorism" department:


Among the hundreds of meetings and briefings that took place in the 
Pentagons bowels in the months leading up to Operation Iraqi Freedom, one 
earned the fleeting disdain of The New York Times, whose columnist, Bill 
Keller, sniffed that "several man-hours of valuable intelligence-crunching 
time" had been "consumed [by a writer] who claims -- I am not making this 
up -- that messages encoded in the Hebrew text of the Old Testament provide 
clues to the whereabouts of Osama bin Laden.


Through: www.skepdic.com

In related news, the book Moby Dick is proving to be just as successful.



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