Min Bya3ref: A Lebanese TV Show That Is Making Me Watch TV Again

Over the past years I found myself moving away from watching local TV towards streaming online video content. I am one of those people who spends a lot of time in front of screens, with the difference of TV now being my second screen while Laptop or Mobile is first. With the exception of the primetime news, I rarely find myself fixated on a local TV show. Many TV programs nowadays insult our intelligence, are…

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"…

Chi.N.N Got Cancelled

4 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 ...

The Narrow Streets of Bourj Hammoud

5 months ago
via OldBeirut Bourj Hammoud used to be a huge garden back in the 1920s before thousands of Armenian refugees began arriving in Beirut and settling in refugee camps on the outskirts of the city. What ...
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Movies & Television

Review: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice [2016]

6 months ago
Who would win in a fight, Batman or Superman? We all went to see Batman v Superman to witness the ultimate showdown between two of the most beloved superheros and the movie turned out to ...
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Movies & Television

Agent 505: Death Trap Beirut (1966)

6 months ago
Agent 505: Death Trap Beirut, also known as La trappola scatta a Beirut (Italy) or Baroud à Beyrouth pour F.B.I. 505 (France) is a 1966 movie shot in Beirut and directed by Manfred R. Köhler. ...

The Lebanese Passport: Probably The Most Expensive & Least Useful One

6 months ago
Here’s a hilarious sketch by CHINN’s Abbass Jaafar on the Lebanese passport, the countries that we can fly to without a visa and the tons of documents that we need to prepare to get a ...

One of The Voice Kids Finalists, Zein Obeid, Is Being Bullied Online

6 months ago
Zein Obeid was one of the three finalists on The Voice Kids yesterday. The talented Syrian boy was able to prove himself throughout the whole competition and made it to the final stages after impressing ...

Lynn el Hayek From Tripoli Mina Wins The First Edition Of The Voice Kids

6 months ago
The first edition of MBC the Voice Kids, the young Arab talent competition, ended yesterday with Lebanese Lynn el Hayek, who’s originally from Tripoli el Mina, winning the best voice title. Lynn, who is on ...

Are you #TeamBatman or #TeamSuperman?

6 months ago
If you are a superhero movie fan then you are in for a good treat this year. There are at least seven different movies coming out (Deadpool, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Captain America: ...