So just because I wanted to contribute to “Al Bassaleh” (which I mistakenly thought was Arabic for “Courage” or “Chivalry” before Maureen told me that it’s the EI version of The Onion), I quickly want to jot down a thought before I go to sleep in currently-under-attack Gaza:
A friend just tweeted:
I loved it, such an excellent, free-of-charge service! So I was wondering if I can call up Israel and request a free Call-up BOMB at 8:00 AM to wake me up for work? Much more likely to wake me up than my lousy alarm!
A famous Palestinian proverb says: هم ببكي و هم بضحك
Ya3ni: A pain that makes you cry, and a pain that makes you laugh