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Funny – Inappropriate – Edumacational

Arab Money – Controversy

Bismillah Ulrahman Ulrahim Alhamdullillah rab Ulalamen

No, I didn’t have a BF on my keyboard, those are the Quranic lyrics used in Busta Rhyme’s newest hit Arab Money.  For an Arab and a Muslim it’s prohibited to sing or cite a Quranic verse in combination with music and most Muslims will find this disrespectful. 

Learn the Dance > See that Busta looks like he’s been enjoying the good life > Ask yourself if he also resembles Tracy Jordan just a bit….?
 

I thought the track was borderline offensive the first time I heard it but sometimes a good remix will just make you straddle your moral fence.
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December 4, 2008 Posted by | Commentary, Did you know?, Economy, Funny, Music, Music Video, Politics, Rant | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

No More Downward Dog For Devout Muslims

42-17779064According to Malaysia’s top Islamic council, Yoga can corrupt devout Muslims.  “It is inappropriate. It can destroy the faith of a Muslim,” Council chairman Abdul Shukor Husin told reporters.

Equally odd, they also placed a ban on tomboys about a month ago. 

Really? –  Really!

November 22, 2008 Posted by | Commentary, Did you know?, Fitness, Inspiration, Politics, Rant | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments