July 5th, 2011 01:35 pm    Comments Off on Hama and no news is good news

Hama and no news is good news

They say Hama erupted last weekend in large demonstrations demanding change in government.  Well! Dr. Assad discharged the major, a Mr. Abdel-Aziz, who did not have the perspicacity to put in place sufficient deterrents.  His replacement has not been announced yet in the major news outlets.  I hope he’s going to be the former mayor, Muhammad…

June 30th, 2011 01:35 pm    Comments Off on INTERNATIONAL HYPOCRITE OF THE YEAR AWARD

INTERNATIONAL HYPOCRITE OF THE YEAR AWARD

June 30, 2011, Dearborn, MichiganIt is with great honor that I announce the creation of our blogsite’s new annual award for international hypocrisy.  It is called the Syrian Perspective’s INTERNATIONAL HYPOCRITE OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR 2011.  After having declared orally our intention to so bestow such a trophy on some exceptional hypocrite, calls started to come…

June 29th, 2011 01:47 pm    Comments Off on Ignorant and fat Syrian asylum-seekers

Ignorant and fat Syrian asylum-seekers

Oh, will the saints protect us from Liam Stack’s jeremiads concerning those overfed Syrian asylum-seekers near or beyond the northern border?  That they come from some of Syria’s most ignorant towns with the most virulent form of bigotry in the country cannot be doubted.   Anyone who has been to Jisr Al-Shughour, as I have on many occasions,…