The Washington Times is reporting that something rather stunning happened this week on Al Jazeera (search).

As American hostages in Iraq were being savagely beheaded, Al Jazeera conducted a poll of its viewers during one of its broadcasts.

The result?

Ninety-three percent of the viewers said they approved of kidnapping foreigners in Iraq.

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