Archive for March, 2010

Police safari photos!

HalluciNations Everyone of us saw, at least once, the pictures of a lineup of people arrested by police forces on suspicion of various offenses in pretty much every Kuwaiti newspaper. These suspects are shown kneeling on the floor in front of the illegal goods they were caught with, be it drugs, international calling telephones, or […]

Sucking Up Society

HalluciNations Sucking up could be very rewarding for those who master it, and it could also be very annoying for those who don't, or for those who simply despise it. Unfortunately, this ill social habit seems to be opening the royal road to success and prosperity for many people. Some of those people have dual […]

Bystander Effect and … Israel!

HalluciNations During the last week, I became familiar with a weird concept called "Bystander effect". It basically means that as the number of bystanders increases the likelihood of a bystander helping someone in distress decreases. Coincidently, during the same week, I witnessed two situations that proved such a concept to be true. Both are, in […]