East Village Up In Arms Over TJ’s Koran

Ellison Using Thomas Jefferson's KoranEast Village reaction to newly-elected Rep. Ellison’s (D., The Golden Gopher state of Minnesota) decision to ask the Library of Congress for Thomas Jefferson’s Koran for his swearing in ceremony was swift today:

“I didn’t know Thomas Jefferson had a Koran. Man, TJ was cool. Hey, you gonna eat that muffin?”

According to the Washington Post, and as has been widely reported elsewhere, Rep. Goode from Virginia has kept his ‘hood’ firmly in place and suggested that the Bible is the only way to go.

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January 4th, 2007

Entry Filed under: East Village, New York City



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