To illustrate how, I can give two of the countless examples I witnessed. In Tunisia, two friends came round for dinner. Sadiq Khan should get on with his day job Patrick O'Flynn. We should recall, though, that Egypt is a country of 95 million people, and those arrested mostly deny being gay. See also Arab culture Egypt Homosexuality rainbow flag. Can Putin ban homosexuality and endorse polygamy? Western correspondents filing dispatches about gay persecution in Egypt and the wider region are ignoring the more nuanced reality. Trade friction with the EU is nothing to be afraid of Matthew Lynn. A Justin Bieber special started on the cable TV channel, and I reached for the remote to turn it off.