Talk about intolerance…  But then it IS a muslim country…

Three Emirati men were ejected from a festival in Saudi Arabia as they were deemed “too handsome”, leading authorities to fear women could become attracted to them, it has been reported.

According to Arabic language Elaph newspaper, the UAE nationals were taking part in a heritage event in the capital Riyadh on Sunday when they were thrown out by Saudi’s religious police.

Saudi Arabia, a strictly conservative Sunni Muslim society, prohibits women from interacting with unrelated males.

“A festival official said the three Emiratis were taken out on the grounds they are too handsome and that the Commission members feared female visitors could fall for them,” the newspaper said.

Full article HERE.


Snerk… — 10 Comments

  1. We could call it sexist, but it’s only unfair to women, and Muslims have ZERO respect for females, so that’s not it.

    We could call it racist, but it’s the Saudis being insulting to their own people. That’s not it.

    I know – it’s THE TEA PARTY’S FAULT! Because Tea Party!

    {/Chris Matthews}

  2. “Saudi Arabia … prohibits women from interacting with unrelated males.”

    Arkansas could learn something from the Saudis…

  3. Tim- Now THAT caused me to spit coffee all over the keyboard… 🙂

    Opus- tank you… tank you… 😀

  4. I’m too sexy for my man dress!

    Those guys will be heroes in the UAE.