Author Archives: saadgul
Losing a friend is always hard. Particularly when you’ve known them since second grade. Rest in Peace. I hope you get to meet the father and brother you lost at a very young age.
GNU Terry Pratchett.
When I finished all Wodehouse and then Douglas Adams, I cast around for my next binge read. Terry Pratchett met the case, even if I started with “Snuff” – one of the weaker Discworld books. I really hope that DEATH … Continue reading
He does the decent thing for once in his life, and professes to weep copiously at the prospect. Give me unalloyed corruption and outright authoritarianism over this flowery self-satisfied devotion to principles they neither understand nor comprehend. He wouldn’t know … Continue reading
I grew up in Islamabad. It’s a friend of mine. The caricature on “Homeland” is no Pakistan. Islamabad was – and still is – green, leafy, piney, and at the base of mountains. Not a desert. No camels. And few … Continue reading
http://m.imgur.com/G7lV1SU Fifteen year old Aitzaz Hasas gave his life tackling a bomber trying to get into his school. As his father said, Aitzaz’s mother wept so hundreds of others would not have to. Rest In Peace.