http://www.veryshortlist.com/vsl/daily. ... k-taliban/
...Pakistani journalist Ahmed Rashid...points out that despite the orders of their leaders, some among the Taliban still secretly cling to an ancient Afghan preoccupation with looking, well, a little dreamy. Ahmadinejad may be certain there are “no homosexuals” in Iran, but the situation looks a little different on the other side of the border.
And some US soldiers like the look:
http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/envoy/lates ... 10300.html