Sunday, March 31, 2013

TN Lawmakers Relieved That Suspected Muslim Foot Bath Is A Mop Sink

Senator Bill Ketron and Representative Judd Matheny, Tennessee Republican lawmakers, were concerned when they thought they saw, in the state capitol building, a foot bath that Muslims use before prayer. The two sponsored a 2011 bill to make it a felony to follow some versions of Islamic Shariah law. Building managers assured them that they were looking at a new mop sink on the floor of the men's restroom, replacing the one mounted on the wall. Imagine their relief when they learned that the sudden imposition of Islamic law in the state capitol was not underway. Good to know, though, that they're on the lookout for security breaches. Watch:

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