How different are Christian and Islamic fundamentalists?

Yesterday, I wrote a post, blatantly swiping Sarah Posner's work in The American Prospect, about John Hagee, an influential televangelist who's used his TV show, his books and an extensive network of conservative evangelicals to lobby for a war with Iran as the first step towards bringing about the Rapture.

It brought a visitor, a self-described "Christian fundamentalist," who took umbrage at the fact that some commenters dared suggest that Christian fundamentalists are just as … sane as their Muslim counterparts. It's a great comment, and raises an interesting question.


I know its superstition to you learned ones but…

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