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"I'm amused, amazed, and annoyed that bloggers thousands of miles away from the actual death and destruction chide the rest of us for 'not getting it' and wanting to bury our heads in the sandtrap," writes James Wolcott. "New Yorkers don't have the luxury of or inclination to demonize Arabs and Muslims and hat-tip Michelle Malkin or run sceered every time a couple of Them materialize in our visual field. Every time we step into a cab or enter a store, there's a good chance that the driver or manager may be Pakistani or Iranian or Iraqi or Palestinian and they don't represent the Other, they're fellow New Yorkers, we all have get on each [others'] nerves here as best we can..." (James Wolcott)

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