The Prada Intifada

Over two weeks ago, 19-year-old palestinian Fadi Aloon stabbed an Israeli teenager in an act of terror/attempted murder. He was thankfully shot dead before he could succeed in his killing mission.

Besides being a terrorist, Aloon was also quite the aspiring model, and seemingly middle-class or well-off, as photos of him show.

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Jihad me at hello.

Aloon (apt name come to think of it) was not alone in not looking like a poverty-stricken young man driven by desperation.

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This phenomenon has inspired our own Ryan to coin the term #PradaIntifada. I think I prefer #IntiPrada, but you get the idea.

So next time you hear about these terrorists being driven by desperation, remember these photos and realize they were more likely driven by limousine drivers.

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David Lange

A law school graduate, David Lange transitioned from work in the oil and hi-tech industries into fulltime Israel advocacy. He is a respected commentator and Middle East analyst who has often been cited by the mainstream media

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