Meanwhile, in Saudi Arabia…

NPR says:

In an unprecedented move, a Saudi advisory council says it approves of lifting a ban on female drivers. The Shura Council proposes that certain restrictions be applied, however: Women must be at least 30, have permission from their male guardian, not wear makeup and drive only in daylight hours….

How very enlightened of the clerics. How progressive.

(I assume that Saudi automobile designers have at last found a solution to the vexatious ovarian damage inflicted by previous model years.)