When was the last time you heard news that included the words “Palestinian”, “world record” and “pastry” in the same sentence? Yes, my peeps have done it. We hold the record for the world’s largest dessert: a 234 feet long, 1540 lb tray of kunafa.
For the uninformed, kunafa is not only now the biggest (literally) but also the best dessert in the world. Take my word for it. Or better yet, the next time we hang, I’ll treat you to some.
Yes, I know $15,000 could have built schools, and supplied medicine Blahblahblah, but every once in a while it’s nice to hear that Palestinians are participating in the absurd and nonsensical joys in life as well. I wish someone had invited me. Check out these photos! Click for larger view.