Saudi Fatwa Bans Snowmen, Ends Fun


“We have snow for fleeting days, maybe even hours, and there is always someone who wants to rob us of the joy and the fun,” he posted. “It seems that the only thing left for us is to sit down and drink coffee,” he said.

Don’t Tell the Liberal Scolds, but Saudi Arabia Is Still Terrible

Saudi Arabia: A wretched hive of scum and villainy (Image via Flickr user marviikad)

Way back in March—a veritable eon, in Internet Outrage time—the Very Serious People were Very Seriously Upset that ABC Family planned on producing Alice in Arabia, a show in which, horror of horrors, Saudi Arabia was going to be portrayed as a place that wasn’t terribly keen on things like “gender equality” and “human rights.” As …