Costa Coffee’s Would-be Suicide Bomber The Dumbest Ever?

Almost everyone hailed the collaborative efforts between the Lebanese army and the ISF that led to foiling the Costa Coffee attempt on Saturday but a lot of people are raising doubts about this whole incident following the would-be suicide bomber's testimony and official statements. To be honest, I'm not really sure how half the Lebanese population became all of a sudden geopolitical counter-terrorism experts but there's nothing really to question when the army and security…

Who’s Behind The Beqaa Kidnappings?

Armed gunmen kidnapped a 74 year old man called Saad Richa in Chtaura few days ago and they haven't released him yet. Almost every political and religious party in Lebanon is trying to negotiate with the kidnappers to free the man but in vain. Eventually, Richa will be freed and a ransom will be paid even if the authorities will not acknowledge it but who are these kidnappers and why can't we stop them? Kidnapping…
Critiques

Stop Hating on The Girls From LBC’s “Take Me Out” Show

1 week ago
Back when “Take me out” (“Na2ashit”) had just started on LBC, I posted on how I hated the show and that it’s stupid and demeaning but that we should keep in mind that these men ...
Critiques

Ramlet El Bayda’s Privatisation Explained in 30 Seconds

1 week ago
Beirut’s last public beach will eventually be turned into a private resort, despite Beirut Governor’s claims that the beach will remain open to the public. Most of Lebanon’s beaches were taken over by private developers ...
Animals & Wildlife

If They Killed 70,000 Birds in New York To Protect Planes, It Doesn’t Mean It’s Right!

1 week ago
Ever since the government decided to shoot down the seagulls near the airport, a lot of people have been unfortunately justifying this act by claiming that bird-killing programs were also adopted in other countries, mainly ...
Critiques

How Are Hunters NOT Threatening Flights Safety?

1 week ago
I think we should stop coming up with jokes when it comes to serious matters because the authorities are taking us way too seriously. I can’t believe they actually invited hunters to shoot down the ...
Alcohol

Kfarman Municipality Trying To Use a 100 Year-Old Law To Ban Alcohol

1 week ago
What is happening in Kfarman (Nabatieh) and several other Lebanese villages in the South mainly is alarming and dangerous. It’s been years now that extremist and some religious groups have been trying to close down ...
Critiques

#BeirutAirport: Birds Now Posing a Bigger Threat to Planes

2 weeks ago
It doesn’t take a genius to figure out that you shouldn’t set up a landfill next to an airport but that’s exactly what the Lebanese authorities did with the Costa Brava. After realizing what they’ve ...
Critiques

Turkish Flags Raised at the Homentmen-Riyadi Game

2 weeks ago
Update 09/01/2017: Riyadi Sporting denounced the act and issued a clarification. A picture has emerged out of the Homenetmen-Riyadi Game tonight showing a couple of fans cheering for Riyadi and waving Turkish flags. This is ...
Critiques

Leave The Families of Istanbul’s Terrorist Attack Victims Alone!

3 weeks ago
As soon as the news of Istanbul’s terrorist attack broke out, and following preliminary reports that there were at least ten Lebanese in the Reina club, Lebanese media rushed to broadcast live from the homes ...
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