Ever wonder what Bin Laden is babbling about in his videos? Well, someone has gone and translated all of his "Messages to the World" and published them as a book. (amazon.com)
The Guardian has a pretty sweet review. (enjoyment.independent.co.uk) Here's a snippet: "The fascistic windbag also emerges as an utter media tart. He loves his exposure, trilling like a PR floozy at a launch about the "enormous and unprecedented media coverage" of 11 September. The whole book seethes with simpering vanity and paranoiac self-importance. And some other feelings, too: 'Who can forget your President Clinton's immoral acts committed in the official Oval Office?' I had, for ages. There must have been a shortage of interns around Tora Bora."
I wonder how they worked out the royalties? Maybe he'll come out of hiding for his paycheque.
He was a popular attraction until he choked to death on a corn kernel.
I don’t recall what spurred me to pick this up(as I usually only go for graphic novels about superheroes I’m already wildly familiar with), but I’m so glad I did. What a tremendous story – funny yet also heart-wrenching at times.