Obama Helping Resurrect Ottoman Empire?

John Rentoul

ottoman 340x161 300x142 Obama Helping Resurrect Ottoman Empire?Questions asked by the weird website WND do not normally count, but this one is excellent, so I shall file it as number 955 in my series of Questions To Which The Answer Is No.

The first paragraph is an unusual single-sentence long version:

Is Obama helping advance a grand plan by Turkey, with the support of Germany, to restore the Ottoman Empire, the Islamic caliphate that controlled much of southeast Europe, Western Asia and North Africa for more than six centuries?

Thanks to Tom Doran.

And thanks to Oliver Kamm, from whom I borrowed the QTWTAIN idea in the first place, for spotting number 956, asked by Foreign Policy:

The Bomb Didn’t Beat Japan… Stalin Did: Have 70 years of nuclear policy been based on a lie?

Number 957, found by Kevin Anderson, asked by The Sun:

Is this proof that mermaids really do exist?

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    A new Ottoman empire is an interesting alternative to Turkey joining the EU. U.S. Presidents have had madder ideas.

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