Jihad Sheilas

In what must be the first time that the word ‘jihad’ has ever been paired with the word ‘sheila‘ the ABC are screening:

ABC News Special – Jihad Sheilas
8:30pm Tuesday, 05 Feb 2008 News

A journey behind closed doors into the world of radical Islam. An intimate, unguarded and irreverent insight into the lives of two extraordinary Australian women converts, whose stories are like no other.

I suspect it might have something to do with this story.

Update: It looks like our guess was correct.

Update 2: You can watch the documentary here.