“This is the Arab world’s Berlin moment. The authoritarian wall has fallen – and that’s regardless of whether Mubarak survives or not. It goes beyond Mubarak. The barrier of fear has been removed. It is really the beginning of the end of the status quo in the region. The introduction of the military speaks volumes about the failure of the police to suppress the protesters. The military has stepped in and will likely seal any vacuum of authority in the next few weeks. Mubarak is deeply wounded. He is bleeding terribly. We are witnessing the beginning of a new era.”—Fawaz Gerges, professor of Middle Eastern politics and international relations at the London School of Economics. (via newsflick)
The drummer is one of my good friends and he just fractured his hand today, so it’s going to be really hard for him to play, let alone do much else aside from rolling up shirts and mailing them out with little letters of appreciation.
It would mean a lot to me if you guys would help them out or even just let them know what you think of their music.