"12 people have died in an attack at the offices of a French satirical weekly, which angered some Muslims after publishing crude caricatures of Islam's Prophet Mohammed."
God rest their souls and comfort their families and friends.
Lots of great coverage over at Ed Driscoll's blog; just hit it and keep scrolling.
Zombie invites us all to republish some of the controversial cartoons and otherr illustrations that have raised the not inconsiderable dander of hypersensitive musselmen. Here's one of my favorites:
And how about a reminder of western opposition to Islamic expansionism: Godfrey Enters Jerusalem, by Gustave Doré.
Claire Berlinski was there and did some great impromtu reporting.
Final update: Brilliant cartoon at Sean Linnane.