Bad Day for improvisation, as two actors and Egypt's most famous belly dancer, Fifi Abdo, were fined almost pounds 500 each for insulting politicians. They had departed from the script in a stage play about the demolition of a high-rise block of flats, and committed "acts contrary to public norms".
Moral Day for The Netherlands, as a city spokesman said: "The Amsterdam City Council is not a pimp." He was explaining why the council has been buying up the premises of former brothels, forced out of business by new guidelines. "In no way is the city going to work with brothel owners ... to exploit a brothel," he said.Reuse content