the next time you’re at a petrol station or in a grocery store and you hear someone cursing the government, have a heart — let them, or even join them. They have reason to. They are being ripped off by their government.
Cursing the Pakistani government need not be limited to only taxes. The dismal state of the education system, the lack of adequate health care, widespread corruption and the bungling of the IDP issue are just a few suggestions, but feel free to add your own.
And so in lieu of this momentous occasion, let us all celebrate with a bit of political gripping.