Plant a wet one on your friends for National Kissing Day
Published August 19th, 2013 - 09:46 GMT
A homegrown cell is fighting terrorism with affection. A movement has begun for a day to celebrate peaceful intimacy in Lebanon; the phone is occupied; is everyone who disagrees a kafir? and not all Gulfies agree on Egypt.
There is a long history of Islamists challenging official policy in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, of course.
But even if the uproar could quickly fade away or be absorbed into politics as usual, particularly if the violence dies down in Egypt, it's worth paying attention to.