Jonathan Coulton (the man who wrote the above song) was also the one to write the song for the end of Valve’s game “Portal.” That song is more famous than this one, but you have to have some experience with “Portal” to appreciate it.
Nobody thinks of Arabs as being great soldiers. Still, some of the anecdotes in the above essay may shock even those who had low opinions of Arab capabilities. It raise the question of how much of Israel’s recent problems with Hezbollah stemmed from a real decline in Israeli military abilities (as some have alleged) and how much of it stems from the fact that Hezbollah does not fight like a traditional Arab army?
I thought this had already been posted here, but when I wanted to reference I couldn’t find it. Having dug it up again, I will post it now. Sorry if it is a repeat after all.
It is of course possible that the fraud described here never happened and it is the story which is fraudulent. But I would bet the other way.
Without further ado: how to make a living with an English degree.