I was asked by the daily prompt to pick a person to honour today. Since October 16th is actually Blog Action Day so I’ll pick the Unknown Blogger for the Person of the Day and honour all the bloggers who risk their safety to tell us their stories or exercise their freedom of speech.

Saudi women defy authorities and drive

A cleric in the area around the Syrian capital Damascus that is under siege had issued a religious ruling allowing the eating of dogs and cats due to the hunger and severe malnutrition that have caused the death of several children.