On Blogger since October 2005
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|Location||Not quite sure. What day are we again?|
|Introduction||I'm an economic consultant, perpetual expat, often lost, curious, religious, secular, illogical and hesitant. This blog is somewhat of a travelogue, a political and economic commentary board. Your comments and emails are both welcome and encouraged; this blog is meant to be read and it's nice to know that it is! Agree, disagree, object, discuss... Thank you for wasting your working hours here.|
|Interests||Economic Development, Post-conflict reconstruction, international aid, politics, Middle East Peace Process, HIV/AIDS policy, Refugees and IDPs, Meeting New People, Eating, Literature.|
|Favorite Movies||L'auberge espagnole, Esha3et 7obb (yes; i liked it - i'm sorry!), Tesis, Gladiator, The Godfather, The Bourne Identity, A Closer Walk, La Vita e Bella...|
|Favorite Music||K's choice, Mohamad Abdel Wahab, JS Bach, Bløf, Nickelback, Idan Raichel, Georges Brassens, Jacques Brel, world music.|
|Favorite Books||Al Fitna al Kobra by Taha Hussein, Le Scaphandre et le papillion (The Diving Bell and the Butterfly) by Jean-Dominique Bauby, The Baron in the Trees by Italo Calvino, The Perfume by Patrick Suskind, most of Tawfiq el Hakim's writings.|
Which do you prefer and why: whittling with soap or whistling with wood?
Who the fuck comes up with those silly questions?