Ramadan TV and the War on Terror

It's Christmas; which in Egypt this year normally would be a time when various independent producers would be scrambling to line up scripts, stars, and funding for the development of the country's upcoming Ramadan TV series. Ramadan TV is a big deal in Egypt. It's a time when most Egyptians, as they digest their iftar…

It’s not easy being an expat

Okay, so I had my fun last week writing various satirical posts, which I thought were deeply amusing. Unfortunately, my wife did not share this view; she may not be alone in that regard. So enough with the snotty, lead balloon humor. We leave for Tavira on September 17th. I would have had time to…