Comparing the city to the video game: your interaction as a driver in Amman with the chaos and the hidden order of the streets, reminding us, snapping us awake from this video reverie in case we get lost in the digital under-world of cars, guns, sinister roadblocks and stray interlopers that it's "only a videogame"
"Dodge the pedestrian, avoid the pothole, and change three lanes in one movement. Driving in Amman sometimes feels like being in a video game, set to the sound of Spin, Mood and Play FM. In fact, it’s a lot like played one video game in particular – “Grand Theft Auto.” "
"Syrians are having the Martyrs week through out the country dedicated to the martyrs whom are completely ignored by the regime. Bashar Al Assad did not even said that he was sorry or felt sad for them !!"
"Sometimes it feels lonely in the ethical world.
Sometimes, I and many others i know feel lonely as we practice our beliefs because we feel better about ourselves while we do…yet some other people might see these beliefs as unrealistic, unnecessary or just weird."
"Had to check the date on this one, make sure to wasn’t April 1. This couple couldn’t have planned a tour of natural disasters any better. Hope it’s not a portend of of relational rockiness to come."
A little clip from AP:
"STOCKHOLM — Honeymoons aren’t always easy for newlyweds, but six natural disasters?"