Archive for September, 2012

Iranian bomb design

(thanks Leen)

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Nicholas Kristof: an authority on Islamic theology

” Nasr Hamid Abu Zyad, one of the Islamic world’s greatest theologians…”  Mr. Kristof: have mercy on us.  You of all people would not know who are the greatest theologians of Islam.  It is not your field and you dont have the knowled…

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Hazem Saghiyyah is a class act

My mother would not let me engage with people who use obscene or dirty language in polemics.  So obviously, I would not respond in kind.  Here, Hazem Saghiyyah (a columnist in the media of Saudi princes and Hariri family), calls me a cheap “s…

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

FLASH: a big Saudi ragedy–breaking news

I eulogize to you and to people of the world Prince Hadhlul bin `Abd-ul-`Aziz, one of the brothers of the Saudi King. 

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

thanks you, o White Man, for bombing us

“”There is no denying that “Lawrence of Arabia” (celebrating its 50th anniversary this year) is Mr. Lean writ large. But few other approaches suggest themselves in telling the story of T. E. Lawrence (played by Peter O’Toole), the British army offi…

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Prince Al-Walid bin talal and his three wives

Prince Al-Walid is now promoting his wife, the princess, in the Western press.  You should know that he is a polygamous who has three wives.  But wait: are Arab polygamous not cute when they are puppets of the US?

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Obama on Edward Said

“Remnick then quotes a friend of Obama’s who also took the course: “My whole thing, and Barack had a similar view, was that we would rather read Shakespeare’s plays than the criticism. Said was more interested in the literary theory, which did…

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

All articles on the humaness of Syrian armed rebels are based on claims by Syrian armed rebels

“As they approached the checkpoint, however, they decided there were still too many civilians around, so they called off the attack.  “We will hit it later,” said the commander of Al Furqan militia, who goes by the name Abu Rahaf.”  Oh, how…

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Westerners are cute when then censor speec that is offensive to their religions

“A theatre in southern Russia has stopped selling tickets to the musical “Jesus Christ Superstar” after prosecutors launched a probe into whether it is offensive to devout Christians, officials said Saturday.”

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Jefferson and slavery

“The Virginia abolitionist Moncure Conway, noting Jefferson’s enduring reputation as a would-be emancipator, remarked scornfully, “Never did a man achieve more fame for what he did not do.”” (thanks Robert)

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

I like how blatant Zionists are in their racism

“The world ignores wars fought between savages. Just look at Syria. Look at Africa.  IT IS this savage culture that the Western world is trying to appease. And it will fail.” (thanks Fadi)

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

The West believes in free speech with a few exceptions

“BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner broadcast details of a private conversation with the queen during which she supposedly told him she had complained to the last government about radical Muslim cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri. The queen was said t…

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Ruler’s speeches are alwasy most significant: Aljazeera

“Al-Jazeera’s editorial independence has been called into question after its director of news stepped in to ensure a speech made by Qatar’s emir to the UN led its English channel’s coverage of the debate on Syrian intervention.Journalists had produced …

Posted on September 30, 2012 by As'ad

Yesterday demonstration in Qatif

From Angry Arab correspondent in Qatif. 

Posted on September 29, 2012 by As'ad

More government control techniques in Saudi Arabia

From an Angry Arab correspondent in Saudi Arabia:  “The three major phone companies in Saudi Arabia sent their customers a message requiring entering the national ID number each time they charge their pre-paid cell phones! People looked at it as…

Posted on September 29, 2012 by As'ad

Western media always like to hear the views of average Arabs

““We watch Seinfeld, Friends, the presidential debates—a lot of Saudis love America. I swear to God, if you come, you’ll see Saudis watching American TV.”” (thanks Ramiz)

Posted on September 29, 2012 by As'ad

Unreported Israeli terrorism

“Palestinian medical sources in the Gaza Strip reported, Friday, that a Palestinian fisherman was killed by Israeli navy fire west of Beit Lahia, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. The fisherman’s brother was wounded in the attack.”

Posted on September 29, 2012 by As'ad

Obama and Edward Said

Look. The matter is settled despite what is being vomited by right-wing media.  Obama took one course with Edward Said and he did not like it (according to David Maraniss book).  Furthermore, when Barry was interviewed for his first community…

Posted on September 29, 2012 by As'ad

Yemeni puppet president pleads: please bomb my country

“The president of Yemen gave an unqualified endorsement of American drone strikes in his country during a visit here on Friday, cementing his status as a favored counterterrorism partner of the United States.” (thanks Adam)

Posted on September 29, 2012 by As'ad

An Anti-Semite receives the Rafiq Hariri Award: fitting

“Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad received the 2012 Rafik Hariri United Nations (UN) – Habitat Memorial Award at a ceremony held at the New York Public Library here last night.” (thanks Daniel)

Posted on September 29, 2012 by As'ad