Most Muslim preachers and politicians have used the expression "72 virgins” to encourage Arab youth to be ready to die in anti-Israeli terrorist attacks and suicide bombings. Bahr’s new arithmetic reasons, "In the Garden of Eden, there is a palace... with 500 gates. At every gate, there are 5,000 black-eyed virgins. Brothers, 500 multiplied by 5,000 is 2.5 million."
Two and a half million, eh? Well, I suppose eternity is a long enough time to get to know each and every one of these young ladies and appreciate them for their personalities and senses of humor. It's not just about bonking hot chicks left and right, is it?