Al-Hussein Explosion

It's always  a little sobering to hear about bombs going off in places I've recently been. Khan al Khalil Khan al Khalili, January 2009.

Al Hussein Mosque Al Hussein Mosque

Al-Azhar area

It's interesting, though, that because I subscribe to the Jaiku feeds of several Cairo-based journalists and bloggers, by the time I woke up this morning I had more detailed and complete news sitting in my cellphone inbox than was available through the mainstream media.