Archive for September 20, 2007
“Well, MandelaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s dead because Saddam Hussein killed all the Mandelas.” (thanks Nir)
““We have no social life anymore. We stopped going out, going to meetings, conferences, condolences, seminars or any other social occasion,” he said.” (thanks Emily)
Hassan Fattah continues to cover Lebanon extensively…from Dubai. Now he picks right-wing March 14th figures, and presents them to the readers as “independent”: “…said Ziad Baroud, an independent Lebanese lawyer.” Baroud is independent? In the same way that Walid Jumblat is independent I guess.
“A 16-year-old Palestinian boy was killed on Thursday after being run over by an Israeli army bulldozer during a military incursion in the Gaza Strip, medics and witnesses said.” (thanks Sellam) (Picture AFP)
“The other new addition to the MayorÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s foreign policy team is National Review Senior Editor David Pryce-Jones, who joins as a Senior Foreign Policy Advisor.” In the first edition of his lousy book, The Closed Circle, the book lists Turkey as an Arab country. So he knows the Middle East as much as Rudy. (thanks [...]
“ “I’m probably one of the four or five best known Americans in the world,” Giuliani told a small group of reporters at a posh London hotel as onlookers gathered in the lobby to gawk at actor Dustin Hoffman, who was on a separate visit.”
The tapes of Ayman Adh-Dhawahiri are as boring as the movie reviews of Larry King.
Oh, he will change his mind. Permission will be granted in one week.
The Private Papers of Farid Shihab. For the historians out there, you need to read the book Fi Khidmat Al-Watan (In the Service of the Homeland) by Farid Al-Shihab. The publishing house Kutub came across the private papers of Farid Shihab and agreed with his family to publish a large volume of them. He was [...]
I could not refuse to post this announcement:“Missing! Faten Mawyah, aged 26, was last seen at 8.00PM on Sunday, September 16th at a 7-11 on Sudley Road West in Manassas, Virginia. She is five foot seven inches tall, has medium length curly black hair and dark eyes. She drives a four door 2005 gold Chevy [...]