Today: a feast of Fifa economics, football activities in Sydney and lots of Ian Marshall
Monday night marked the start of Passover, the Jewish festival celebrating their people’s famous plague-assisted exodus from Egypt, which took place many years ago when they were led by a younger, ruggedly handsome and extremely persuasive Charlton Heston. And on the very same day, actual real events provided a creepily accurate reminder of that period in human history. Fans of The Bible and/or Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals may well remember a technicolour dreamcoat-toting Joseph deciphering a pharoah’s dream about seven fat cows and seven healthy heads of grain being cannibalised by a variety of thin and weedy cattle and grain-heads. For the benefit of those who fall outside those two groups, Joseph’s interpretation was that this prophesied seven years of plenty, which would be followed by seven years of famine.
Source: Football News
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