Penn President Poses with "Suicide Bomber"
by Winfield Myers • November 2, 2006
The photo below was taken by a student, Saad Saadi, who attended University of Pennsylvania president Amy Gutmann's Halloween costume party, held at her home, dressed as a suicide bomber. That's bad enough--ghosts and goblins don't kill real people. But what was President Gutman thinking when she agreed to pose with him? Would she have allowed anyone dressed as Adolf Hitler, or a Nazi SS officer, to enter or remain in her house?
Teach your children well.
Original caption for this one: "Freedom figher and freedom statue pose for a picture."
For this photo, the original caption: "Another take down...more prayer verses were read."
Update: The student, Saad Saadi, has posted an apology on his web site (follow the links to "Pictures" and then "Facebook Albums":
Click on "Videos" and "Four More Years," if you're over 18, and you'll find a vulgar comment on Bush's victory in '04.
Update II, Friday night: Saad Saadi has removed the photos from his web site, and along with them his apology.
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