Day: 17/06/2014

The Expendables 3 – Trailer

As much as I despise how stupid some action flicks can be, I’m probably going to watch this one, just like I watched the first two films, and just like I watched Transformers. Because everybody needs to chillax once in a while, and a stupid film with zero plot, paper characters and a shit-load of action and one-liners is one of the best ways to relax.

Just wish they would stop doing digital blood. It looks so damn fake.


These Aren’t Refugee Camps, They’re Concentration Camps, And People Are Dying in Them


Several days before he was born, Mohammad Johar’s family escaped the Buddhist mobs that attacked their Muslim neighborhood, leaving bodies and burnt homes in their wake. The threat of renewed violence has since kept the family and tens of thousands of fellow ethnic Rohingya confined to a wasteland of camps, ringed by armed guards, outside this coastal town in western Burma. But enforced confinement has spawned more insidious dangers. Last week, 2-year-old Mohammad Johar died of diarrhea and other complications, contracted in a camp that state authorities claim was made to safeguard him. The local medical clinic was empty and the nearest hospital too far — perhaps impossible to reach, given that his family would have to secure permission to go outside the wire. “Only in death will he be free,” sighed his 18-year-old brother, Nabih, moments after wrapping the toddler’s body in a cotton shroud.

Two years after the…

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