Despite the Iranian government trying to distance themselves from this mess, the spiritual leader of the majority of Iran's muslim people says Rushdie is still a heretic and the fatwa is still in effect. He's made it this far without getting assassinated, so maybe he feels safe, but still I wouldn't want to be in Rushdie's shoes (story.news.yahoo.com)
(edited by Stilton on 21.1.05 1501) The Goal: SLACK The Method: The Casting Out of False Prophets The Weapon: Time Control The Motto: "Fuck Them All of they Can't Take a Joke"
My theory: Veidt is an unreliable narrator. He killed his parents and girlfriend when they were no longer needed. The cold persona is the way he real is, cold, calculating. The reason he's so personable in Watchmen is because it is his public face.