Entertainment Cairo in the early 1900's

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  1. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    https://www.buzzfeed.com/leonoraeps...blow-your-mind?utm_term=.myw15qaY8#.prNzLe8Gk

    Pretty cool stuff, just ran into.



    Attending a funeral in Cairo.

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    A wedding procession in Helwan, a city just south of Cairo.

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    Beggars and locals at a sidewalk cafe in the Place De L’Opera in Cairo.

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    Passing through Bab Zuweila, a medieval gate in Cairo, dating back to the Ottoman empire.

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    Getting around in Egypt in 1910.

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    The Kalaoun Mosque in Cairo, built in the early 14th century.

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    Laundry hanging in a Cairo street.

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    The entrance of Cairo’s El Akmar mosque, built in 1125.

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    Selling drinks in Helwan.

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    People attend an Arabic folk festival.

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    A covered Cairo side street.

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    Prostitutes at Cairo's market.

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    The Nile Dam in 1908..

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    Sunset on The Nile..

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  2. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    Someone say Cairo?


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    Looks smelly, as it does today
     
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    Ta Ta Toothy Well-Known Member

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    If these were taken yesterday, it wouldn't look any different.
     
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    DiamondGoddess Born Ready for My Close-Up! Gold

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    Robin was a hooker there and so was Howard in Black Face.
     
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    Cool. The fez was popular!
     
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    Tipsey Russell VIP Extreme Gold

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    ever see the garbage show about the place
    for centuries they had a segment of society born to pick over trash and take it away

    just got modern trash removal like 20 years ago

    gross
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    OK, true. :snicker:
     
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    They shouldn't have spent all their time building those stupid pyramids.
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Great scene. Ford was sick and going to the bathroom all day and didn't want to do a long fight scene so he scripted that quick scene. :snicker:
     
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    they didnt
    they made the filthy jews do it
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    It is amazing for the advancements and genius building skills they had during the pyramid times, much hasn't changed. :dontknow:
     
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    Proof the pyramids were built by aliens. Looks no different than any Muslim run city today. No innovation, no advancement, no progress. Just shitty weather and dispair.
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    They've come so far......

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    The city of Cairo has this rule that no real estate taxes are owed until the construction on a house or an apartment building is finished. They leave all construction materials on the roof or as you can see in the picture they are building some sort of extra room on the roof. Almost all the building are occupied as you see satellite dishes on every one.

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    Well they really have gone backwards then! :wtf:
     
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    that's back when you could walk in downtown Cairo without a armed bodyguard and didn't have to worry about being "religion of peace'd"
     
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    :surprised:
     
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    :jj:

    But every one of those hovels has a satellite dish stuck onto it.

    Wouldn't want to miss a minute of algore's Al Jazeera network. :D
     
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