Monthly Archives: April 2011

Zahi Hawass new line

Zahi Hawass recently launched a new clothes line, a preview of which we were lucky to see recently. Zahi “I am Egyptian Antiquities” Hawass was thankfully reunited with Egypt’s heritage after he was mistakenly included in the purge of hangers-oners, … Continue reading

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Visiting hours

There are some things that won’t change anytime soon, and one of these is the certainty that a woman will be made to wait outside a police station in order to deliver a plastic bag of food, cigarettes and love. … Continue reading

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Taking the term half-Egyptian too literally

How many Egyptians are in this picture? Answers on a postcard Here I go on about being half- Egyptian yet again. The Supreme Military Council continued its experiments in Egyptian identity this week with a law that bans me from … Continue reading

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