Likewise, we condemn any type of extremism. Of course, what took place was ugly. Offending the Holy Prophet is quite ugly. This has very little or nothing to do with freedom and freedom of speech. This is the weakness of and the abuse of freedom, and in many places it is a crime. It shouldn't take place and I do hope the day will come in which politicians will not seek to offend those whom others hold holy," said Ahmadinejad.
We also believe that this must also be resolved in a humane atmosphere, in a participatory environment and we do not like anyone losing their lives or being killed for any reason, anywhere in the world.Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in an interview with the mentally vacant Piers Morgan.
New drinking game: take a shot every time you see the first paragraph quoted on an conservative/atheist blog without the second paragraph.
An acceptable compromise would be to create a blasphemy law with the strict requirement that you must produce the victim for cross-examination.
(Spell check tries to change Ahmadinejad to Madeleine. They're using some type of soundex algorithm which is tuned to anglo-saxon, latin words.) Please recommend this post