May 28th, 2008
it’s a peace scarf
via /rupture, a mexican cumbia given a reggaeton remix :: i love the term “cumbow” — so apropos!
“…That doesn’t sound bad to Ahmed Ali Mahmoud, who left the sugar cane fields to seek his fortune in Cairo only to find a job parking cars and sleeping on the floor of a garage owned by Sedgi Hafez, who, with a propane flame and a battered kettle…”
“The Canton-based company has abruptly canceled an ad in which the domestic diva wears a scarf that looks like a keffiyeh, a traditional headdress worn by Arab men.”
ted swedenburg on kufiyas in dunkin donuts commercials & grand theft auto