Maybe They Should have just shouted...

A bunch of people died in Saudi Arabia during the annual "Throw Rocks At the Devil" festival... not the first time this has happened. Thoughts?
Throwing Rocks at the Devil

6 launchings into the blogosphere....:

Shani said...

Here a link to some interesting pictures of this event.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/10833716/

georgia said...

It's tragic that people were killed.

2nd John said...

God wept, I suspect. At the tragic loss itself, and at the misguided, man-induced religiosity and ritualism that underpinned it.

The roaring lion, I suspect, actually enjoyed the "rock show" and, untouched by same, licked its chops...

David said...

I never thought the day would come where I would say, "If only they would have been more like Motley Crue."

Shawn said...

...all I can say is "to hell with the Devil." Styper

frad-ster said...

it's a bummer that people were killed, but at the same time it realy makes you think about stuff...it was throw rocks at the devil day and aprarently some devils got some bid friggin' rocks tossed at 'em. now i'm not implying death to all arabs...just the terrorists which happen to be 99.9999% of arabic origin...