Monthly Archives: January 2010

Occupy in the sky.

This is where Tony was hiding the WMDs Tony Liar’s appearance before the Iraq Inquiry coincided with the release of this heartbreaking short documentary film on the killing of a nine year-old boy by the Blackwater private security company, and … Continue reading

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Moftases has extracted the most important parts of the Habib and Mofeed interview


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Erring on the side of distortion

Mubarak decided to make national police day a public holiday this year. While national police day isn’t a recent invention, this is the first year that the Egyptian public gets a day off out of it. My own explanation for … Continue reading

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Mr Useful and the Qatari Channel of Discord

Al-Ahram published one of its gems on Saturday, an article which forgets it is an article and is essentially just a propaganda fax from the control room with a bit of filling in the middle. It’s written, sort of, in … Continue reading

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