Ten Awkward Photos of Hosni Mubarak
The news that Hosni Mubarak is to be released is on every Cairene’s lips, and it’ll be an interesting few days in Egypt. The former Egyptian president, who has been vacationing at Tora Prison, has been out of the limelight for some time, with most attention going to the continuing turmoil across Egypt. But if Mubarak put the country through thirty years of hell, he did at least provide the occasional moment of buffoonery along the way.
1. That time his suit got lost at the dry cleaners.
2. That time he tried to seduce the nation with his come hither eyes.
3. That time Ghaddafi turned up drunk.
4. That time he heard house music for the first time.
What. Is. This.
5. That time The Very Hungry Caterpillar ate his ear.
6. That time his sunglasses didn’t keep the sun out of his eyes.
7. That time he did a really good ‘Morsi face’.
8.That time he asked Angela Merkel if she’d heard of Cairo Gossip.
“I said golf, not Gulf.”
10. And of course this.