My guess: no.
One of a pair of ISIS knifemen who stormed a church in Normandy before slitting the throat of an elderly priest has been named as known terror threat Adel Kermiche.
The 19-year-old ‘ISIS soldier’ was being monitored with an electronic ankle tag after he was arrested for twice attempting to flee France to join the terror group in Syria.
Despite having been released early from prison, Kermiche’s bail conditions allowed him to roam unsupervised between 8.30am and 12.30pm, leaving him free to murder the priest in the attack carried out between 9am and 11am.
Kermiche and his accomplice – also known to French police – forced 84-year-old Father Jacques Hamel to kneel before filming themselves butchering him and performing a ‘sermon in Arabic’ at the altar of the church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, according to witnesses.
Both were shot dead by police marksmen as they emerged from the building shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ following the attack that also left a nun critically injured.
Sister Danielle, a nun who escaped, said: ‘They told me “you Christians, you kill us”. They forced him to his knees. He wanted to defend himself. And that’s when the tragedy happened. They recorded themselves. They did a sort of sermon around the altar, in Arabic. It’s a horror.’
Peak depravity? No way; they can do worse, and they will, probably in just a couple of days’ (or hours’) time. The real question, contra my title, is whether Western Civ has reached peak revulsion and disgust, and is ready to start slaughtering these diseased pigs in job lots, destroying the governments (*cough* Saudi Arabia *cough* Iran *cough cough*) that support them, and ejecting them from their hidey-holes amongst civilized humans to go back and live among their own filthy fellows.
“You Christians, you kill us”? No, not yet, Ahmed; not on anything like the scale we’re going to, and ought to. But if you and your swinish fellow subhumans keep it up, maybe we’ll come to our senses yet and finally fix our Muslim problem for good.