Friday, October 03, 2008

Oh, Saudi Arabia

Seriously, guys, you need to hire an image consultant. Headlines from last month ("Arab TV Tests Societies' Limits with Depictions of Sex and Equality," "Color, Glitter Enliven Saudi Women's Black Abayas," "Death to the Media Moguls!") were bad enough. But seriously? One-eyed veils will somehow stop women from wearing eye makeup, which is by the way dangerously seductive and erotic? Are you just trying to make people laugh?

As a friend of mine would say, there's jahiliyya in them thar links.

1 comment:

  1. Sigh, so now Saudi women have discovered the oldest profession's tools of the trade: