Hayda “Mongolé” He Shouldn’t Work Here

MBC did a stunt at one of Lebanon's supermarkets and recorded how people reacted to a customer disrespecting an employee with special needs . I loved how EVERYONE stood up for the employee and bashed the customer, and even told the arrogant customer to bag the groceries himself. Watch the video . PS: I wish people would stop use the term "Mongolé" in Lebanon because it's demeaning and disrespectful. If you hear a friend or…

Love During The Siege: Fighting Hunger Through Hope and Love

The Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press is held on June 2 every year, which is the anniversary of Samir Kassir’s assassination, and is funded by the European Union. The winners of the 2016 editions were as follows: - Opinion piece category: Maher Massoud from Syria, an opinion writer for many Arab newspapers, magazines and websites and a researcher at the Institut français du Proche-Orient . - Investigative article category: Mohammad Tarek from…

Fadi Reaidy Imitating Nadim Mhanna’s Motor Show Is The Funniest Thing Ever!

9 months ago
Old but gold. Here are three parody videos by Fady Reaidy of Nadim Mhanna’s Motorshow. [YouTube] [YouTube] [YouTube] ...

Pamela el Kik Says She Got “Inspired” By Charlie Chaplin

9 months ago
Pamela el Kik delivered a speech this week on Menna W Jerr, which was basically the Arabic version of The Great Dictator’s Speech (Charlie Chaplin). Unfortunately, she didn’t bother to mention that it was Chaplin’s ...

The 2016 Worst Lebanese Pick Up Lines on OTV

9 months ago
I am still not a Hisham Haddad fan but yesterday’s #Lahonwbas TV segment was epic. The stuff they showed were hilarious but the OTV guy hitting on his female guest segment was rather more disturbing ...

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

9 months ago
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 ...

Racist Joke on one of LBC’s TV Shows

9 months ago
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 ...

Chi.N.N Got Cancelled

9 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

10 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 ...
Movies & Television

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

11 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 ...