Omar Ghabra won Twitter with these photos, and this quip: “An Arab-looking man of Syrian descent in a garage w/his accomplice building what appears to be a bomb. Arrest them.” The tweet was a response to the story everyone’s outraged about: Ahmed Mohamed, the kid in Texas whose wonderful homemade clock sparked a racist reply by his school, and by authorities.
An Arab-looking man of Syrian descent in a garage w/his accomplice building what appears to be a bomb. Arrest them. pic.twitter.com/2i4f5PT0EB
— Omar Ghabra (@omarghabra) September 16, 2015
Apple founder Steve Jobs, seen here in classic “garage” photos with Steve Wozniak, was the son of a Syrian migrant to the United States.
MUSLIMS NEED TO LEAVE THE MIDDLE AGES AND JOIN THE 21ST CENTURY OK kid: look I'm so into science I made a clock! BOMB BOMB HE'S GOT A BOMB
— Saladin Ahmed (@saladinahmed) September 16, 2015
Here is the story of how 14 year old Ahmed Mohamed mixed the two things they hate most in the red-neck State of Texas, science and Islam, and invented a fool proof idiot detector:
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