Skip to main content
This Board Has Moved

This board has been migrated to our new platform! Check out the new home page at or click below to go directly to the new Board on the new site.

Go to the New Site
Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 1
Almost Only Counts in Horseshoes & Hand Grenades

Mother of James Foley - who was kidnapped and beheaded by ISIS 'Beatles' - reveals she's MET one of the extremists in prison and that he came 'very close' to apologizing

Diane Foley's son, journalist James Foley, was kidnapped by the ISIS group and later beheaded

Foley visited one of her son's captors - Alexanda Kotey - in prison, where she says he seemed to be feeling remorse, while explaining to her his motivations

Kotey - a British native serving life in prison in the US - agreed to meet with his victims' families as a part of a plea deal that would transfer him to a British prison

Print the post  


When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.