Anything, at all? When President John F. Kennedy visited "palestine," he was struck by its disrepair brought by backward arab muslim neglect and lack of industriousness. Though, JFK also praised the Jews for their intellect and industriousness in transforming barren desert into a modern, democratic oasis. JFK also noted the characteristic hatred emanating from the Arabs and Muslims that has persisted throughout the world for the last 1400 years. Whenever the words "allahu akbar" [allah is great] are heard, it's likely that something very bad will occur. John F. Kennedy John F. Kennedy, "Salute To Israel"