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About me

Gender MALE
Location Chicagoland, IL
Introduction I'm a thirty-something American Muslim. I am a physician, and I read and speak some Arabic; this means that I am now as qualified to give Friday sermons as all the self-proclaimed 'imams' were whom I was forced to listen to growing up.
Favorite Movies El Norte, anything Star Wars, Rob Roy, American History X
Favorite Music Sabah Fakhri, Fairouz, Rachid Taha, Souad Massi, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, The Tragically Hip, U2, Nirvana, XTC, The Smiths
Favorite Books The Road To Mecca, Sharq al-Mutawassit, The Autobiography of Malcolm X

Lionesses have no manes. How do they know when they've grown up?

It's usually the first kill that does it.