Imagining a War with Turkey

One of the biggest selling novels in Turkey is entitled Metal Storm, which imagines a war between the United States and Turkey. The war is precipitated by Kurdish terrorists from Iraq, as in recent real-life developments, but it is motivated by the Americans’ desire to conquer the world (with a sinister “evangelical Christian” president advised by the evil Condoleeza Rice and Donald Rumsfeld). After suffering terrible devastation from U.S. bombing, a coalition of Russia and the European Union block the bad guys, though victory for the noble Turks only comes when one of them explodes a suitcase nuclear bomb in Washington, D.C. Then the world lives happily ever after.

"DNA is not always uniform in a persons' body. This is also true of pregnant ..."

Requiring Pro-Life Clinics to Promote Abortion
"No, you follow authority blindly. The work of scientists is shown and will outlive them ..."

Requiring Pro-Life Clinics to Promote Abortion
"What's surprising is that so many were/are willing to go along with the lipservice."

And Now a TV Series about ..."
"The real thing is entertaining enough...don't need a show to satirize Trump."

And Now a TV Series about ..."

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!

What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment
  • Lars Walker

    I think I smell a “Best Foreign Language Film” academy award!