They Beat Him Up Because They Thought He was Syrian

Paul is a Lebanese young man from Bcharreh who got severely beaten by a group of young men in Blat because he refused to show them his ID card and they "thought" he was Syrian. An utterly disgusting behavior by a group of ignorant f*cks! The worst part is that they didn't stop beating Paul even when the municipal police got there. Let's see if any of these thugs will be arrested and if the…

Learn to Love #Beirut

So a French astronaut shows interest in our city which he happens to find beautiful, and we just take this opportunity to roll out all our anger and negativity. A foreigner shares his fascination with a city, sees the beauty in it that we do not see, and instead of appreciating this, we crap all over his post. To say I have always loved Beirut would be an utter lie. I love the dream of…
Alcohol

Lebanon to Impose An Additional 500% Tax on Alcohol?

2 weeks ago
As if it’s not expensive enough to buy drinks at pubs and night clubs in Lebanon, the government is apparently planning to impose an additional 500% tax on alcohol. According to this MTV report: – ...
Critiques

Massive Billboard Falls & Crushes Cars in Zalka

2 weeks ago
The strong winds today brought down a huge billboard today in Zalka which landed on several cars. Once again we are fortunate that no one was injured or killed in this incident but this raises ...
Critiques

Lebanese Basketball [2016-2017]: Foreign Players Scoring Almost 70% of Total Points

2 weeks ago
A year ago, and following the idiotic decision to allow three foreign players in Lebanese basketball teams, I went through stats from almost 50 games and found out that foreign players are scoring up to ...
Animals & Wildlife

1-Ton Mola Mola Fish Caught by Tripoli Fishermen

2 weeks ago
Fishermen caught a massive Mola Mola fish, also known as Sunfish, in Tripoli this morning. The ocean sunfish is one of the heaviest known bony fish in the world and weighs between 250 and 1000 ...
Critiques

Sodetel (Unlimited) DSL Going Off at Night

3 weeks ago
This is the third night in a row that Sodetel DSL goes off at night (around 9PM) and stays off till around 2AM. You contact the call center and if you are lucky enough to ...
Critiques

How Lebanon Managed The Syrian Refugee Crisis is Nothing to Be Proud Of

3 weeks ago
“Trump could learn a lot from how Lebanon treats its refugees” is how the below HuffingtonPost video starts then they go on to say that Lebanon, a country of 4.5M, took in 1.5 Million Syrian ...
Critiques

Lebanon is not on the Ban List (Yet); Stop Spreading False Rumors

3 weeks ago
There are talks that the US might extend Trump’s controversial ban to include other countries like Pakistan but there are no official statements to back this claim and all these so-called emails from immigration officers ...
Baladi

Around 150 Lebanese Women Protested Today To Demand 30% Quota

3 weeks ago
It’s quite sad that I only heard about this protest by mistake after reading a friend’s tweet. Apparently around 150 women from different NGOs rallied in Riad el Solh today to demand a better women ...
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