The Path Through Mecca Just as medieval Christians committed unspeakable atrocities in the name of Jesus (e.g. The Crusades, The Spanish Inquisition, The Salem Witch Trials, etc.), so, too, are modern-day terrorists like Al Qaeda and Hizbollah tarnishing the good name of the progenitor of Islam, the prophet Muhammed. Wednesday night, PBS is airing a documentary detailing his life. Should be worth a gander.