posted on Jan, 12 2009 @ 05:44 PM
Originally posted by Dracula23
This is the how muslim countries still act in our modern age, just sad...
It's not sad, it's their way. No more sad than an American doing a life sentence for having a joint in his pocket anyway.
Other countries look at the obese, apathetic and indulgent lifestyle of Americans, and think "just sad...".
Here's the thing, if you know and understand the consequences, and go through with the illegal action anyway, it doesn't matter if you think it's
"right" or not, you still have to pay the piper.
Every Iranian understands the penalty for adultery is stoning. Those that commit adultery, should expect to be stoned (with rocks, not the joint the
American is doing life for).
It's a different country, a different culture, with different beliefs, different lifestyles, and different laws. When in Rome...