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Egyptian President Created Policy Based on "Planet of the Apes"

Posted: November 30th, 2012 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
Egyptian President Created Policy Based on "Planet of the Apes"Submit Comment
In an interview with Time magazine, Mohamed Morsi, the first democratically elected president of Egypt, spoke about his country and the new powers he recently granted himself that would make him more of a dictator. During the conversation, Morsi made several comparisons to the "Planet of the Apes" franchise, and apparently revealed that he illegally downloaded the movies.

"I remember a movie. Which one? 'Planet of the Apes.' The old version, not the new one. There is new one. Which is different. Not so good," he said. "At the end, [there was a] big monkey, he was head of the supreme court in the movie. And there was a big scientist working for him, cleaning things. [He] has been chained there. And it was the planet of the apes after the destructive act of a big war. And the scientist was asking him to do something, this was 30 years ago: 'Don't forget you are a monkey.' He tells him, 'Don't ask me about this dirty work.' What did the big ape say? He said, 'You're human, you did it [to] yourself.' That's the conclusion. Can we do something better for ourselves?"

It's not clear what scene he's talking about. But it might be a conversation between George Taylor and Dr. Zaius about the Forbidden Zone.

He went on to say that he likes a bunch of other movies, like "Gone with the Wind" and some Charles Bronson movie. "My hard disk still carries a few things," he added.

Source: WashingtonPost


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minkowski writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 9:53:55 PM

Considering they're all a bunch of sand monkeys over there, I'd say his policy decision is quite apt.
minkowski writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 10:08:00 PM

"My hard disk still carries a few things," he added."

Oh, I'm sure it does. I'm sure it does.

*cough*child pornography*cough*
pornfly writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 10:25:46 PM

ALEX
hire this man!
pornfly writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 10:28:53 PM

I would like to hear his thoughts on the possibility of a time paradox in the new X-Men
minkowski writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 10:36:01 PM

I'd like to hear whether he thinks Mohammed was a pedophile, or not.

(he was)

Perhaps I should pose the question to him in the form of a cartoon.
BlackDynamite writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 10:38:32 PM

What in the f*ck does that have to do with the title.

God f*cking dammit, Alex. You must have gotten a degree in Yellow Journalism.
minkowski writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 10:41:35 PM

"ALEX hire this man!"

I think we have enough tin-pot dictators running this place already...
Kurskij writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 11:10:59 PM

"In an interview with Time magazine". Source: WashingtonPost.

GODDAMIT
zxz writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 11:11:35 PM

Maybe his police is based on the book Summer of the Monkeys, by Wilson Rawls.
Kurskij writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 11:16:25 PM

This article makes no sense.

Excusez moi, correction: no lef*ckinsense.
minkowski writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 11:20:29 PM

"This article makes no sense. "

Actually, it does. And I hate to defend Alex.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2012/11/28/egyptian-president-mohamed-morsi-holds-forth-on-planet-of-the-apes/
Dirt writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 11:26:55 PM

Soo.. What exactly was the policy he created?
This bloke speaks the same way some of these articles are written.
minkowski writes:
on November 29th, 2012 at 11:31:53 PM

You mean "illiterate"?
Johnnyb writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 1:54:36 AM

Oh well, politics never had been clean even in real life like this guy downloading illegal flicks.....
Ranger writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 2:59:00 AM

Eye do nhteven kno wht hee iz sayeng?!
ramyallam writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 3:56:57 AM

I'm Egyptian and r taking this stupid bloated f*cker down if u're not following the news . I cant believe this is on worst previews :D. P.s. He's also stupid in Arabic.
Rambo writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 5:50:42 AM

The Apes were pretty compared to this dude...
DeVries writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 8:19:11 AM

Morsi was playing the gorilla in Rises of the planet of the apes.
James Blond writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 11:12:30 AM

He looks like a ape
James Blond writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 11:14:19 AM

Germany is paying a lot of money for those neandertals.. for what????


same to those fukkers in gaza
minkowski writes:
on November 30th, 2012 at 4:44:42 PM

I always know I'm reading the words of German when they drop the h in neanderthal.

And yes, I know it's actually more accurate that way.

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