#JohnKerry in Bahrain

#JohnKerry in Bahrain

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As I type this, there is a joint press conference by the foreign secretaries of the US of A and Bahrain.Here's what I expect #JohnKerry to state. Ready? Here goes: Blaaah blah blah bla. Blaah bla bla bla bla bla bla blaaaaah bl #IRAN blablablablabla bla blaaaaah bla bla bl blaha blahhhhh ...

Cycling in Bahrain

Cycling in Bahrain

My advice to any budding and experienced cyclist: Wear a helmet . Get up early . Ride defensively . Wear a helmet, seriously!The extent of my experience in cycling is quite limited. I've only started a couple months ago. I bought it on January 27 on a whim when I noticed ...

#PrayForLahore

#PrayForLahore

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Prayer, no matter how well intentioned, isn't enough to defeat terrorists. Every one of us has a responsibility to confront them intellectually and morally at least. Governments with influence on countries which incubate and empowers terrorists and terrorism must act responsibly and take action beyond immediate economic considerations to force them ...

Brussels and other terrorist attacks

Brussels and other terrorist attacks

Hands up all of those who are still surprised by continued terrorist attacks around the world. I'm not. They will continue as long as their financing continues apace, their ideological support continues to be undiminished, and their apologists continue to refuse to accept the root cause and source of these ...

ISIS and Islam are inseparable

ISIS and Islam are inseparable

Islamic terror is gripping the world with Muslims now being confronted - rightly - to do something about their own grown extremism. The world would no longer tolerate placebos and political correctness and simple condemnation. They want action. The world has also lost patience with Islamist apologists who maintain their ...

To tattoo or not to tattoo

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Until today, I was ambivalent to against tattoos. I can tolerate them on other people's skin as it's their skin, not mine. It's their personal freedom and nothing to do with me. But today... oh today... I am ALL FUCKING FOR TATTOOS AND WILL GET SOME ON MY SKIN. I'LL ...

The Reason Innovation is Dead in Bahrain

The Reason Innovation is Dead in Bahrain

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A 300MB movie takes ALL EFFIN' MORNING TO UPLOAD.Tell me how this is helping innovation in Bahrain?The slow speed and high cost of broadband Internet here ensures that innovation is dead in Bahrain. Shouldn't someone pay attention to this? Isn't knowledge capital the only thing we could have in Bahrain as every other resource ...

The Journey to Better Health Continues

The Journey to Better Health Continues

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Here's a picture that Nadine took of me earlier in the office. The occasion is that this is the first time I remember to hit the 81s. So stoked!Obviously the No Sweets October is working. I'm down from 85.3kgs on Oct 1st to now 81.5kgs.The journey to better health continues!

Video Production Training Course with the Pros

Video Production Training Course with the Pros

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My company, Gulf Broadcast, is running a video production training course in November. I'll be conducting the training with the help of my GB team. The course is a perfect opportunity for corporate communication officers and executives where they will learn the basics of the craft and will be able ...

No Sweets October

No Sweets October

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Here's a commitment I made:// < ![CDATA[ // < ![CDATA[ // < ![CDATA[ // < ![CDATA[ // < ![CDATA[ // < ![CDATA[ // < ![CDATA[ // < !; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); // ]]>To me, October = No sweets / no cakes / no biscuits / ...