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Only one fatality and two minor injuries were reported after a terrorist tried to blow up a plane leaving Somalia this week—and it turns out that the man who died was the one who detonated the bomb, who was blown sideways into the sky through the plane’s fuselage and hopefully lived long enough to realize how badly he had failed.

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