Monday, February 25, 2013

Line of the Day: 2013-02-25

She added, “even my students with head scarves find these ridiculous.”

"These" being the new uniforms proposed for the flight attendants on Turkish Airlines (about half government-owned), which apparently reflect either an obsession among the powers that be with Ottoman Empire fashions, or further evidence of the ongoing neoconservatism of the current Islamist prime minister.

In another sign of I don't know what, "the main secular political party" in Turkey, which simply does not care for these new skirts way below the knee and such, is called "the Republican People’s Party."

Foreigners are weird.

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