From the Protein Wisdom blog on the wages of appeasement, as true now as it was in 2005:
Overheard inside a Najaf bunker
Second militant: “I agree, brother. When we conquer the Great Satan and take his land by force of fiery sword, we shall have to remember to slit her throat last.”*
First militant: “Exactly. Allah be praised.”
Second militant: “Allah be praised.