There’s Nothing Wrong With Having a Black Friday in #Lebanon

If you thought Black Friday only takes place in the US, you are wrong. It was introduced in many countries outside the US just as the UK, Australia, France, Romania, India, Mexico, Finland, Bolivia and others. If you thought Black Friday is just one day, you are also wrong. Technically speaking, the biggest discounts take place on that day but discounts and deals start a week before and continue till the week after. Amazon has…

Improving Lebanon’s Internet on Top of PM Hariri’s Agenda

Nest Labs Founder Tony Fadell, who was a speaker at the most recent BDL Accelerate, tweeted yesterday about UK's £1BN plan to deploy full fiber broadband & 5G and mentioned PM Saad Hariri. Hariri did respond that improving Lebanon's internet is on top of the future government's agenda, and ex-Telecom Minister Sehnaoui praised the future PM for this positive approach and for bringing back Fiber Optics on the table. I really want to believe that…
Critiques

Thoughts on The Security Wall Being Built Around Lebanon’s Largest Palestinian Camp

1 month ago
The “security” wall being erected around Ain el Helweh camp has been causing controversy in the past few days. Some are defending the wall while others are comparing it to Israel’s separation call and calling ...
Critiques

Ziyad Baroud Says Lebanese Flags For Independence Day Non-Compliant

1 month ago
Ex-Minister Ziyad Baroud tweeted yesterday that the Lebanese flags raised in Beirut for Lebanon’s Independence Day are nonconforming. In fact, and according to the Lebanese Constitution: “The Lebanese flag is made of red, white and ...
Critiques

Lebanese Girls Asked If They Would Date a Syrian Guy

1 month ago
A group of Lebanese female students were asked if they would date a Syrian and all of them said no because they come from a different culture. Some of the answers were really dumb but ...
Critiques

OTV Thought it was Ok To Humiliate a Syrian worker “For Fun”

1 month ago
This is by far the most f*cked up show I’ve seen on Lebanese TVs. On the most recent episode, OTV thought it would be fun to humiliate a Syrian worker so they got him a ...
Critiques

New Lebanese Government Formation Talks are Shameful

1 month ago
We’ve all been making jokes about the US presidential elections and how Trump got elected but somehow we don’t find anything wrong with the way our current government is being formed. All sides have been ...
Animals & Wildlife

Killing Stray Dogs is Wrong

2 months ago
This is not the first time Tripoli’s municipality decides to get rid of stray dogs by killing them, and even though North Lebanon’s Governor Ramzi Nohra has banned such acts, they are still taking place. ...
Critiques

As if We Needed More Traffic in the Morning

2 months ago
There was a huge traffic on the way back to Jounieh surprisingly this morning, all because they were hanging a banner or a poster on the highway! It took them around 40 minutes to realize ...
Critiques

Pictures Showing Construction Works at Ramlet el Baida

2 months ago
Back in June, excavators were spotted destroying one of the entrances to Beirut’s legendary coastline and pictures circulating today clearly show construction works on the shore. Beirut’s last public beach is being turned into a ...
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