Racist Joke on one of LBC’s TV Shows

Elie Sleiman on MTV's Menna w Jor featured two jokes from the LBC TV show Haram as part of his "Joke of the week" section. I'm really glad Sleiman picked up these jokes because one of them is extremely racist and inappropriate and that Pierre pointed out that it's a racist joke, just a lame one. To be honest, I have no idea how someone approved this script but then again this whole show "Haram"…

Is This still Acceptable in #Beirut These Days?

PS: I cropped the lower part to make the picture less gruesome. There are so many wrongs in this picture that I don't even know where to begin, whether with the fact that these poor animals are being killed in a barbaric way in the middle of the street or the fact that there are still people willing to sacrifice sheep to welcome leaders. And let's not get started with public health issues. What a…
Critiques

“Beirutis List” Apparently Got The Wrong Lighthouse in Their Logo

8 months ago
Update: Comparative picture done by Lina Ghaibeh. The picture above has gone viral yesterday and shows the lighthouse in the Beirutis List logo versus the authentic lighthouse in Manara. I can’t confirm if Beirut-Madinati is ...
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Chi.N.N Got Cancelled

8 months ago
Chi.N.N’s host and producer Salam el Zaatari just posted on Facebook that the show got cancelled following his appearance on MTV’s Menna W Jerr show. I watched his segment on Menna W Jerr and I ...
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Get Connected to Syrian Mobile Phone Carriers from Within Lebanon

8 months ago
Two years ago, I was driving from Kobayat to Andkit and we ended up somewhere where I got a message welcoming me to Syria and telling me to enjoy roaming with Syria’s operators. I thought ...
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Labor Day in Lebanon Should be Celebrated on a Weekday

8 months ago
Lebanon celebrates Labor day on May 1, which happened to be on Sunday this year. We usually get the next working day instead but since we are celebrating Easter today, Prime Minister Salam decided to ...
Animals & Wildlife

Four Female Sea Turtles Killed in Less than A Month in Tyre (Mansouri Beach)

8 months ago
Less than 5% of the Lebanese Coast remains clean and untouched and there are at least two turtle reserves known, both in the South (Mansouri and Kolaila beaches). Both are recognized as being protected natural ...
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The Influence of Social Media on the Upcoming Municipal Elections in Lebanon

8 months ago
There’s no doubt that the influence of social media channels is growing in Lebanon but we have yet to see its effect on elections as we haven’t had any for the past 5 years or ...
Animals & Wildlife

Say No To Spring Hunting in Lebanon!

8 months ago
Source Spring hunting is extremely damaging to wild birds as they are flying back to nest and provide the next generation of birds. If we don’t allow these migratory birds to breed during this sensitive ...
Critiques

Sukleen Still Defending Naameh Landfill

8 months ago
I honestly have no idea who advised Sukleen and Sukomi to organize a press conference to defend the Naameh landfill and then sponsor the story on Facebook. It’s like asking for bad publicity and hate ...
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