Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Another winner!

The greatest trick Fifa ever pulled was to issue a Qatar weather warning

The 2022 World Cup is being built by slaves in a non-democracy, but that's not the issue for Sepp Blatter and co.

The indispensable English footballer whose metatarsal will snap four weeks before the 2022 World Cup is currently 12 years old, but Fifa is already worrying stagily about the temperature in which he will perform disappointingly. As for the 12-year-old Nepalese boy whose family are unwittingly saving for the chance to send him off in a few years to die laying the foundations of a stadio-mall, or the 12-year-old Qatari boy wondering not when his people voted for this, but whether they'll ever vote for anything at all … well, it would be much easier if people did not concern themselves with them. ...

See the whole article here, courtesy of The Guardian.

Kicking Back Comments: Another hard thinking article from Ms. Hyde. While I clearly get her message here, I don't know if I completely agree with her opinion about "non-democracies." I'll let you all be the judge in reading this most excellent article. 

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