Monday, 9 May 2011

Does Fortune favour the bold?

We say that's while these regimes are in power, their collapse seems inconceivable. But after they've collapsed, we say that it was inevitable 
                                                          Karim Sadjadpour CNN, February 20, 2011


This was originally a blog response to Five Rupees blog post Faced with a choice between doing something hard and something easy, politicians will do what’s easy  

He states the obvious (throwing in some obvious Freudian references to masala things up), politicians in Pakistan lack the foresight to do what Shahid Saeed wrote about so passionately: use recent events to challenge the Military-ISI domination over the state.

So forgive the rambling nature of the post..and for the record no it does nothing for my ego when you say you can't tell the difference between this and my regular posts.

First up special nod to economists bitterly funny cartoon about Pakistan