Pakistan Update

The MMA and the Wafaq Madaris al Arabia Pakistan ( the council of Deobandi mosques in Pakistan, which historically takes their lead from the Saudis,) are out demonstrating, however the turn-out seems tepid as demonstrations go in Pakistan. They burned Musharraf and Bush in effigy, but haven’t they done that a few times in the past? All political parties are adding their angles, and trying to turn this to their advantage.

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My Wonderwall

Wonderwall is a sappy, smarmy love tune by Oasis, a representative sample of the inane lyrics below:

And all the roads that lead to you were winding
And all the lights that light the way are blinding
There are many things that I would like to say to you
I don’t know how

I said maybe
You’re gonna be the one who saves me ?
And after all
You’re my wonderwall

The song was pretty popular a while back because the lyrics were reasonably well-sung, but what is a “Wonderwall in reality?” Continue reading “My Wonderwall”