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How the Terrorists Won this Round

Just days after Paris was hit by a coordinated terrorist attack that killed at least 129 people, French President Francois Hollande announced that his country would accept 30,000 Syrian refugees over next two years to a standing ovation, claiming it was France's "humanitarian duty" to honor its commitments to refugees. Half a world away, Republicans and several dozen Democrats couldn't muster up the same courage, and voted in favor of legislation designed to halt the resettlement of 10,000 refugees from Syria and Iraq to the U.S. In other words, while ISIL may not be destined to win in the long run, the terrorists have certainly won this round.  That's how terrorism works. A bunch of a**holes commit some a**holery, specifically to create fear. And if you succumb...

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