"When 13th century Sufi poet Jalal al-Din Rumi wrote “See how the polestar is ogling Leo,” he was probably referring to the constellation, not Titanic star Leonardo DiCaprio. Or maybe the mystic was augering his legacy’s unfortunate future in the hands of Gladiator writer David Franzoni, who is working on a big-budget biopic of the poet, and who wants DiCaprio for the starring role."
An article on foreignpolicy.com


"The good thing about the developments of the past two or three years is that most demonstrations have avoided using sectarian slogans...