I am personally oblivious to the TV pageantry; with all the good looking Lebanese women around, displays on the flat screen are a poor ersatz. Yes, yes, dear ol’
Thanks to the LBC’s pursuit of profits at all costs, the pageantry also tends to take on some elements of voyeurism associated with the detestable real-time TV fad, and the winner could often be the one with the better phone bank. This time, the good looking girl won, but that is beside the point.
The point is the timing. I do understand that LBC went satellite and (way) global to the rest of the Arab world, but there was a tragedy in
Not in my country. At least, not in the
Maybe we Peones do not matter, once we served our purpose. Maybe this is the real point of agreement across the political spectrum, from Geagea to Nasrallah; we’re all cannon fodder to them.
Sorry about the soapbox thing; somebody had to say it: