When a man decides to walk not run, feels good for his gentler than running effort, and burns more calories to boot:
"Last week I messed up my knee running on my treadmill and since I still wanted to do cardio I decided to walk instead. I plugged in my wireless Nike+ sensor into my sneakers, started the Nike+ app on my iPhone and started walking from the start of Salem Mubarek Street in Salmiya all the way down to Electrozan which is at the very end of it, picked up an iPod Shuffle and then walked back. "
More blogging antics from the sneaky servant on her blog space:
"So many day paper is coming and I seeing story of maid. Not good story mostly. Sad story. or bad story. some maid is ban. some is deporting. Maid is running away. maid not get leave. maid is good but the maam is bad so maid is run away. maid is do bad thing so maid is ban. Why I not seeing story that maid and maam and sir is all good? and all happy. There so many happy story like this but few is write it."
BBC Human Planet Observes the Douche in its Nautral Habitat
The Discovery Channel for the human kingdom is rampant in Jordan, seeking out a new species to document. BBC Human Planet brings us, courtesy of Roba:
"I think I figured out Jordan’s problem. Our society has way too many douches."
Yemen's leaders wants his women to be not seen not heard but recognizes their significance nonetheless:
"On Friday, the president addressed his supporters and criticized women's presence at the pro-democracy protests. Today...."
A characteristically bold, vehement charge from Kabobfest: contending in the final point that, "The racism runs deep within this society – being even just Jewish is not enough to be an Israeli."
"Israelis couldn’t be outdone by their neighbourhood brethren. On April 6th, a large group of Israelis in South Tel Aviv marched into an area comprised primarily of Blacks, against the presence of Africans [and Filipinos, but primarily Africans - both native and migrant workers] in Israel, demanding the expulsion of the ‘thieves and rapists.’"