Attention all women drivers! Did you know that driving can have a “reverse psychological impact…that automatically affects the ovaries and rolls up the pelvis?” No? Well thank God for the scientific findings of Sheikh Saleh bin Saad al-Luhaydan of the Gulf Psychological Association.
This statement is the latest of many said to be designed to discourage the Saudi government from amending the laws dictating that women are not allowed to operate vehicles inside the country. As always, Twitter provided the stage for the fall-out, with many taking to the internet to support, condemn and laugh at the suggestions with the hastag
I’d like to personally commend the Sheikh on discovering a new branch of physiological science that I shall affectionately call bullshit.