Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Athlete's foot?

I think I have athlete’s foot. My foot looks normal, but it itches like crazy. I could complain and bemoan my wretched fate, but that’s not the kind of person I am. I prefer to see the glass as half full.

For one, I am athletic. That’s a good thing. A lot of people are not. Two, I have feet. Some people do not have feet.

I count myself as lucky, nay, blessed, to have athlete’s foot.

(Now, back to scratching my toes into a bloody pulp)

Monday, February 12, 2007

Egyptian MP: Nothing short of nuke will 'work' with Israel

The Arab al-Aksa hysteria grows ...

"A member of the Egyptian Parliament from President Hosni Mubarak's ruling party said Monday that nothing short of a nuclear bomb would 'work' with Israel.

"That cursed Israel is trying to destroy al-Aksa mosque," Mohamed el-Katatny of Mubarak's National Democratic Party (NDP) told the Egyptian Parliament, adding "nothing will work with Israel except for a nuclear bomb that wipes it out of existence."

The harsh statement was uttered during a heated discussion of Israel's renovation of the Mughrabi walkway near the Temple Mount. Egyptian parliamentarians claimed that Israel was destroying the Al Aksa mosque."

Read the rest, here.

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