#SorryIDrowned: A 6-minute Poignant Film by Médecins Sans Frontières

The estimated death toll among migrants in the Mediterranean reached at least 5,000 last year, a new high according to UN agencies. Unfortunately, this is not stopping hundreds of thousands of people, including many from Tripoli, fleeing war and despair from trying to reach Europe illegally. More than 20,000 people were rescued last year by Médecins Sans Frontières . I shared the full film below. It is worth noting that the words in the film…

Karl Sharro’s Guide to the Middle East Conflict

CNN interviewed Lebanese Cartoonist and satirist Karl Sharro and asked him about his confused person's guide to the Middle East. The "simple" diagram which Karl drew in 2015 illustrates the region's alliances and hatreds. For example, Egypt and Qatar are against each other, except in Yemen where they are now allies; Saudi Arabia is both supporting and bombing ISIS and let's not get started with Syria's war where all are allies and enemies at the…
Critiques

Beware of Sextortion

3 months ago
I’m glad Gino brought this issue up and shared SMEX Beirut’s very useful video on this matter. For those who are not familiar with this term, Sextortion is “a serious crime that occurs when someone ...
Automotive

Ammo Elias

3 months ago
Kettaneh Group shared a short video honoring one of their employees “Ammo Elias”, who has been working with the group since 1957. He spent his whole life at the company, would sleep there during the ...
Baladi

A Long Weekend in #Lebanon – By Mounia Akl

3 months ago
Travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler shared recently a video by filmmaker Mounia Akl who took them on a tour around Lebanon. The tour was one long weekend where they partied in Beirut, drove to the ...
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Picon Celebrating 50 Years with Heartwarming Videos

4 months ago
I gladly took part in Picon’s 50 years campaign that celebrated motherhood in all its forms from the beginning of the journey till the end of it. Picon’s homage to the Lebanese mother was reflected ...
Fun

My Five Favorite “El 3ama” Commentaries

4 months ago
El 3ama is an entertainement page that was kicked off less than a year ago and has produced over 50 hilarious commentaries on video clips, interviews and funny incidents. This guy has got some serious ...
Fun

When Chef Antoine Mistakes “Tante Claire” for “Eclair”

5 months ago
This is hilarious! I have to give it to Hisham, he’s bringing out the best of chef Antoine 😀 ...
Lebanon

Video Shows Fight on Beirut-London MEA Flight

5 months ago
I heard about this fight yesterday but a video emerged today showing two passengers fighting on the plane. LBCI reported that one of the passengers “got into a dispute with an air hostess before assaulting ...
Baladi

Stunning Drone Footage Over The Majestic Mount Sannine

5 months ago
Check out this beautiful drone footage taken over the majestic Mount Sannine by Ziad Orfali. There’s also a GOPRO footage skiing down “Al Bahsa” slope. Enjoy! ...
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