Innocence of Muslims is a meta-analysis of truth

The making of the movie ‘Innocence of Muslims’ is interesting:

Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, 55, has been on probation for a 2010 federal check-fraud conviction that brought a 21-month prison sentence. Under terms of his probation, he was not to use computers or the Internet for five years without approval from his probation officer.

The movie was made last year by a man who called himself Sam Bacile. After the violence erupted, a man who identified himself as Bacile called media outlets including the Associated Press, took credit for the film, and said it was meant to portray the truth about Mohammed and Islam, which he called a cancer.

The next day, the Associated Press determined there was no Bacile and linked the identity to Nakoula, a former gas station owner with a drug conviction and a history of using aliases. Federal authorities later confirmed there was no Bacile and that Nakoula was behind the movie.

a number of actors and workers on the film have come forward to say they were duped. They say they were hired for a film titled ‘‘Desert Warrior’’ and there was no mention of Islam or Mohammed in the script. Those references were dubbed in after filming was completed.

So, a movie that’s supposed to be telling the truth about the history of Islam is based on deception at two levels. I wonder if that’s the point of this affair?

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