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Egypt: A Taxi Driver's Words of Wisdom

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, North America, Egypt, Iran, Israel, Lebanon, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, U.S.A., Freedom of Speech, International Relations, Politics, Religion, Travel, War & Conflict

Israeli-American blogger Daniel Lubetsky [1], traveling in Egypt, interviews his taxi driver on leading figures in the Middle East. “I asked him to rank people or countries, thumbs up or thumbs down. Here were his rankings on 24 questions from Bush to Ahmadinejad, from Olmert to Nasrallah, from Bin Laden to Anwar Sadat,” Lubetsky reports.