A clip from the prophetic Ed Zwick movie, "The Siege," where Denzel Washington makes the case I've been trying to make for the past four years. He does it in less than a minute. The movie was written by Lawrence Wright. I don't know if it's the same genius who works for the New Yorker. [Update: yes he is the same man. His new book, "The Looming Tower," is on my reading list. No doubt it's on many of yours'.]

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