"... we respect the right of any human being to practise his or her religion, offending anybody on the grounds of their religious beliefs is unthinkable to us." So, we decided to make cartoons of Muhammad? I fail to connect the dots. Also, this iconophobia needs to chill.
The title leaves a tad to be desired but Sudhir Mishra's Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi really impressed me [no, it is not an underworld movie. wtf is up with the marketing on this one?]. It is sad that I cannot watch any Indian movie without thinking, 'how would I teach it?' but, at least, this will [...]
After going to the future, our intrepid historian is going to the past. Now he misses the Cold War. Someone take his keyboard away. Please.
I will hollar at you, o curry n rice girl [thx Bea!]
Happy New Year, gentle readers.
Thank you, Michael Aram, for doing the right thing.