Monday, August 3, 2015

Qatar exceptionalism

Qatar exceptionalism

0 comments

Apparently Philadelphia and the rest of the U.S. of A. have forgotten how to do what we once did better than anyone else in the world: Bribe foreign functionaries with massive amounts of cash. The result: There will not be a World Cup game at the Linc in my projected lifetime.

If only we'd gotten Dick Cheney involved!

Meanwhile, if you're wondering why you pay so much at the gas pump, apparently it's to build soccer stadiums shaped like overcooked slices of french toast, like the one shown at top.

0 comments
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy:

Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
 
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog

Will Bunch
Also on Philly.com
letter icon Newsletter