Archive for October 5, 2006
If it is up to me, I would ban those words from Lebanese usage: “civilization” and “civilized”.
“Off Limits? Talk By Israel Critic Canceled: Latest in string of cases involves NYUÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s controversial Tony Judt” (thanks Laleh and Joseph)
“The United States is proposing to expand the presidential guard for the Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas, to 6,000 men from the current 3,500 in a $26 million plan to strengthen Mr. Abbas and reduce the security chaos in the Authority, donors briefed by WashingtonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s security coordinator for the Palestinians said Wednesday.”
A Jordanian academic sent me this (he does not want to be identified): “King Abdullah of Jordan(increasingly known as Abdullah Gardiner –his mother Toni Gardiner’s last name) wants also someone like him to represent all Arabs at the UN. Zayd is the son of Ra’d and his Swedish wife. Ra’d’s mother was a Turk, hence [...]
“Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan seeks an Islamic reformation” (Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan seeks a visa and a job in the US).
Hausmann, Raoul, The Art Critic, 1919-1920.
“The Economy of Gaza”: By SARA ROY“
“Saudi-U.S. ties ‘best ever’: Prince Turki” (Do you now understand the Bush Doctrine for the promotion of “liberty”?)
Look at him. Just look at him. Look at the expression on his face.