Taxi Talk XII : مع ولا ضد الطواريء ؟ – For or Against Emergency Law ?

Posted: September 25, 2011 in Uncategorized

مع ولا ضد الطواريء ؟ – For or Against Emergency Law ?

Fitting that the Taxi’s windshield is cracked.. like some people’s perceptions of what is happening..like the different directions and versions of a story the media throws at us.. like some driver truly believing that the Emergency Law will be there to prevent the theft of his car from under his house??Gofigure..

 

1st Procession of ‘No to Emergency / Martial Law’ to Magles el Wozara.. or is it magles el wezza ? hmmm tuff nut..  is it not the goose that lays golden eggs still to the pleasure o the old regime?

In any case driver in car next tom taxi started posing questions.. nodding his head towards the gathering crowd he asks..

‘What’s this one for?’

‘Qanun El Tawareq – Emergency Law’, that has governed Egypt since the assassination of Sadat, and has been Mubarak’s sole Modus Operandi in his time in power…

WTF For??!  Why to see, hear and eat you better my dear !
‘So are you for or against..?’

And so starts the discussion..

Ya Rab Ya Masr

بجد يا رب يا مصر

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Comments
  1. Sanford Witz says:

    There are tons of good tv shows to choose from to say it’s the best. No matter what is said though, there is no doubt that this show ranks in the top 10 of all of them. Yes, there are shows that are a bit older but this one still has charm. There is comedy, wit, and a little darkness, easily moving it up to the top. They just don’t make them like this nowadays.

    • devangelo says:

      well it’s not a TV show..LOL.. it’s a Peoples’ Media show.. if i can be pretentious enuff to say that i try to capture elements of what makes Egyptians such beautiful and beloved beings.. but most awesome comment..Thanks !

  2. Sugel says:

    In 2009 about 3 000 teens in the United States aged 15 19 were killed and more than 350 000 were treated in emergency departments for injuries suffered in motor-vehicle crashes.1 2 .Young people ages 15-24 represent only 14 of the U.S.

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