The parable of those who take [beings or forces] other than God for their protectors is that of the spider which makes for itself a house: for behold, the frailest of all houses is the spider's house. If only they understood this! (Quran 29:41)
15 February 2011
Idiot of the year
"What happened in Tunisia strikes me as uniquely Tunisian. That the events that took place here over the past few weeks derive from particularly Tunisian grievances, from Tunisian circumstances by the Tunisian people" (Assistant Secretary of State for Near East Affairs Jeffrey Feltman 26/01/2011)
Please don't forget this quote. I want it to go down in history as one of the dumbest analyses ever.