Saturday, December 29, 2007

Oh dear

Fuck, fuck, fuck, fuck, fuck. That's almost up there with General John Sedgwick whose last recorded words were: "They couldn't hit an elephant at this distance."

There is a deep and very mordant irony about the fact that a corrupt, incompetent, feudal autocrat with a ropey human rights record was the best hope for Pakistan. But it's not funny, exactly.

Still, the awards for scariest country and most fucked up country of 2007 go to...



Blogger dominic said...

..the same country that has consistently won those very same awards for pretty much every year for, well, at the very least, the last ten years?

A sad day for Swiss bankers, I guess, too.

1:56 am  
Blogger Quink said...

I always thought it was "They couldn't hit an elephant at this dist..."

Don't forget Malcolm X's last words - something along the lines of "Cool it brothers..."

12:39 pm  

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