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Rage against the rich: Last summer's hot, new sport? Nuke the Hamptons

Bert and Osama
It had all the marks of an Internet hoax: Ernie's banana-headed counterpart from Sesame Street alongside Osama bin Laden on rally posters in Bangladesh. Well, folks, this one turned out to be true.
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Not easily offended? Try some good old-fashioned jingoism in the form of hawkish cartoons and Photoshop fakery (think the Statue of Liberty clutching Osama's head by the hair).
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Which Fundamentalist Said It?
"A condition like this will bring about the destruction of your nation. It'll bring about terrorist bombs...and possibly a meteor." Hmm. Could have been Osama, could have been Jerry Falwell or Pat Robertson. This and 19 other bon mots await your guess.
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Lizzie 500
Back that thang up just like the Grubster did in this Flash game accompanied by the strains of Nelly's "Ride Wit Me." Hit-and-run simulation finally made it to the Web.
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Nuke the Hamptons
For everyone who wanted a summer share in the city's haven for the beautiful and rich but didn't get one... and for everyone who did.
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