At Middle Aged Curmudgeon :
"What with the f****** nob ends setting fire to embassies on the one hand and the f****** nob ends demanding that the BBC show the cartoons on the other, the only place to be is in the wimpy liberal middle ground pleading in vain for calm."
He's nailed it. Threatening people with death and setting fire to buildings is EXACTLY the same as writing to the BBC. Faced with these two extremes, the tolerant centre's the only place to be.