Monthly Archives: July 2010

Rambling account of the trial today

Today’s instalment of the Abdo show began much as it went on, with the judge getting his handbag out and generally being irascible. Shortly after it started someone who had not get the memo about the judge’s aversion to lenses … Continue reading

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I lived in Alex for a year at the beginning of this millennium, and it was one of the best experiences of my life: heat-filled, carefree and of limited duration. Revisiting the city for the first time after I left … Continue reading

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الكبري ممنوع

Today there was another silent protest against police brutality, or at least there was meant to be. I went along to Qasr El-Nil bridge ten minutes after it was meant to have started and encountered the usual scene of lovers … Continue reading

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