Boiledbeans

Drama! Intrigue! Geekiness!

February 10, 2011

We don’t need no Govt. control

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1297382379 ) Play

Another current affairs question. Who is this Googler? Why he famous?

Apologies for the delay folks. Gremlins staged a coup and captured the quizmaster. Rescue teams have been deployed.

Cracked by: Raghuvansh , Rogi , KK , Kaustubh , Anjul , Sumanth Patlolla , jowens , dineshk , Manish Achuth , vishal golcha , Appu S , Riyaz Usman , Ananth , Dibyo , Siddarth Pai , Shwetha Maiya , Thejas V R , Crackedpot , vinayaknp , Sandesh , Logik , teju , yaksha , Nanda , shrik , Bharath , varuns88 , viper1619 , Aravind , krudebox , raklodramA , lanu and rohanquizzer

Answer:
Many people say that the Egypt revolution picked up steam because of online campaigns run by Wael Ghonim. Mainly Facebook pages he started.


35 Responses to “We don’t need no Govt. control”

  1. Raghuvansh
    1
    9
    4

    Wael Ghonim, an Egyptian Googler who was detained by the Mubarak government in Egypt and became one of the faces of the revolution.


  2. Rogi
    48
    10
    5

    Wael Ghonim
    He led the successful, 18-day “search for Egypt”.

    I think he gets credit for adding the last entry to the bottom of this list:
    United States (1776)
    France (1789)
    Russia (1917)
    China (1949)
    Cuba (1959)
    Iran (1979)
    USSR (1989)
    Egypt (2011)


  3. KK
    1
    4
    5

    Wael Said Abbas Ghonim-Hero and Revolution pioneer of the Egyptian democratic history.
    He became an international figure and energized pro-democracy demonstrations in Egypt after his emotional interview following 11 days of secret incarceration by Egyptian police.


  4. Kaustubh

    Ahlan Online – Wael Ghonim.


  5. Anjul
    2
    1
    1

    Wael Ghonim, Head of Marketing of Google Middle East and North Africa. He tweeted about the Egypt protests.


  6. Sumanth Patlolla
    27
    8
    7

    Wael Said Abbas Ghonim is an Internet activist, computer engineer and since January 2010 the Head of Marketing of Google Middle East and North Africa.

    He became an international figure and energized pro-democracy demonstrations in Egypt after his emotional interview following 11 days of secret incarceration by Egyptian police.


  7. jowens
    13
    2

    Wael Ghonim, Googler and spokesman/symbol for the pro-democracy Egyptian protesters after 11 days of imprisonment


  8. dineshk
    4
    3
    2

    Wael Ghonim – Google Engineer from Egypt who rose to prominence in the recent protests.


  9. Manish Achuth
    16
    9
    8

    Wael Ghonim, on sabbatical for personal reasons such as Egypt Revolution. Worked as marketing head of google, middle east.


  10. its wael ghonim he went missing in egypt

    he was a managing director in asia and also google appealed to people get hold of his location


  11. Wael Ghonim


  12. Wael Ghonim. Head of Marketing of Google Middle East and North Africa. Hero and Revolution pioneer of the Egyptian protests.


  13. Ananth
    4
    5
    9

    Wael Ghonim
    Popular face of the Egyptian anti-Mubarak protests.


  14. Dibyo
    11
    14
    10

    wael ghonim, googler for north africa/egypt, because of his contribution to the egypt protests


  15. Wael Ghonim
    Head of google’s marketting in the middle east
    He galvanized the Egyptians after his interview about being incarcerated by Egyptian police for 11 days
    He’s a pro-democracy activist.


  16. stinky1994

    Amit Sood.. Google Art Project


  17. Wael Said Abbas Ghonim is an Internet activist, computer engineer and since January 2010 the Head of Marketing of Google Middle East and North Africa. He became an international figure and energized pro-democracy demonstrations in Egypt after his emotional interview following 11 days of secret incarceration by Egyptian police.


  18. Wael Ghonim, Head of Marketing, Google MENA. Became an hero of sorts of the Egyptian pro-democracy protests after he was arrested and released by the Egyptian Police.


  19. Crackedpot

    Wael Ghonim, who was imprisoned by the Egyptian police secretly


  20. vinayaknp

    Wael Ghonim . Head of Marketing of Google Middle East and North Africa . Was arrested by Egyptian police and energized pro-democracy demonstrations in Egypt after his emotional interview


  21. Sandesh

    Wael Ghonim
    Internet activist, supposed to have ignited Egyptian revolt


  22. Logik
    1
    5
    3

    wael ghonim. google’s Head of Marketing in the Middle East, intensely involved with the Egyptian revolution.


  23. teju
    1

    Wael Ghonim


  24. teju
    1

    Currently considered the 2011 Egyptian protest Hero and Revolution pioneer


  25. yaksha
    1
    3

    wael ghonim


  26. Nanda

    Wael Ghonim


  27. shrik
    10
    7
    9

    Wael Ghonim, the Egyptian activist Googler.


  28. Bharath
    4
    2
    4

    Wael Said Abbas Ghonim is an Internet activist, computer engineer and since January 2010 the Head of Marketing of Google Middle East and North Africa. In 2011, he became an international figure and energized pro-democracy demonstrations in Egypt after his emotional interview following 11 days of secret incarceration by Egyptian police.


  29. varuns88
    4
    2
    2

    Wael Ghonim. famous for his role as one of the instigators of the Egypt protests.


  30. viper1619

    Wael Ghonim, Google’s middle east head of marketing, who was detained by egyptian secret police for 11 days, and a moving force of the egyptian revolution.


  31. Aravind

    Wael Ghonim. He’s famous for his TV interview and his activities on facebook and twitter during the Egypt protests.


  32. krudebox
    1

    Wael Ghonim, internet activist


  33. Wael Ghonim


  34. lanu
    1

    Wael Ghohim. He energized pro-democracy demonstrations in Egypt after his emotional interview following 11 days of secret incarceration by Egyptian police.


  35. Wael Ghonim, the Egyptian internet activist


« Previous « Its not Anakin « | » Think before you name your kids » Next »