Hat tip Gates of Vienna
"It had nothing to do with Islam."
So a Pakistani imam condemns two Pakistanis to death because they violated sharia law by wearing bathing suits to a beach. One of the victims was dismembered.
Well, that's just Pakistan, right?
Wrong. It happened in Italy.
You have to go back many centuries to find a case where a cleric in Italy had someone executed for something like this.
Think about it.