Eric Heyl of The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review wrote a follow-up to an earlier piece linking Californian Adam Gadahn’s evolution into suspected terrorist to his youthful love of heavy metal music. Gadahn. Heyl writes, “Unfortunately, the vast majority of metalheads failed to get the joke. They were convinced I had attacked their favorite form of music. The column thus far has inspired nearly 700 vitriolic e-mails. This is by far the largest response to anything I’ve ever written — and I’ve been doing this since the fellows in Korn were still on the cob.”
The full story at pittsburghlive.com has since been removed.