Celebrity Politician

Imran Khan needs to differentiate between cricket and politics [Imran's Game Plan, Dec. 17]. Running a country is not comparable to running an 11-member cricket team. His weak grasp of history and politics, his well-known arrogance and, above all, his playboy past are big hurdles in making him a popular figure among conservative Pakistanis who can ignore financial corruption but not moral corruption.
Hasan Raza Gondal, BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND

Please Pay My Bills
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