Friday, March 09, 2007

What a Sham

Syrian-Iranian relations reach new heights with the inauguration of a car plant which is a joint venture between the two countries.

However, just as Rolls Royce had trouble selling its Silver Mist in Germany, where Mist means dung (or worse), the name the Syrians have chosen for the model that will start rolling off the production line from April, means they probably can't expect too many orders from the English-speaking export market.

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