Saturday, February 13, 2010

Muslim fatwa forbidding Valentines Day

A harmless holiday of love and friendship?
Not in Saudi Arabia. "Be My Valentine" means 'Jail Time'.
CBC: Saudi Police enforce ban on Valentines Day.

LA Times: Saudi officials put the squeeze on Valentines Day.

Front Page Magazine: Hating Valentines Day.

And while 'Saudiwoman's Weblog' twitters she's "So bored with the annual 'Saudi muttawa ban Valentines day' news piece, she points out that Valentines really aren't needed if you're an 80 year old man buying a 12 year old bride.

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