The Lebanese National Anthem Set As a Ringtone For All Mobile Users

Alfa set up a huge Lebanese Flag to celebrate Lebanon's independence Try to call anyone on their mobile today and you will notice the national anthem playing as a ringtone. This was set by the Telecom Ministry and both Alfa & Touch to celebrate Lebanon's independence. It's a nice move but I hope it won't last more than 1 day because it gets annoying especially if you make a lot of calls during the day.…

How To Enable Google Traffic View In Lebanon

The "Traffic" feature on Google Maps shows current traffic conditions on highways and roads but it is not available in Lebanon and several other countries. I always thought that Google didn't have enough data to activate this feature but that's not the case apparently. In fact, Google has enough data as it uses crowd-sourcing from people driving around and sharing their location, pretty much like Tari2ak works, and my friend Rita el Khoury figured out…

We Need A New Maurice Every Week In Lebanon

via Jimmy All the Lebanese drivers were wearing seat belts, driving carefully and not using their mobiles yesterday all because of a voice note that was sent to some guy called Maurice. No one knows if it's a joke or not, but somehow everyone believed the story and became a better driver. Maybe that's what we need to make the new traffic law work, a new Maurice every week. Here's the original voice note: And…

#CristianoMeetHaidar: Orphaned 3-Year Old Will Watch El Classico And Meet Ronaldo

I'm sure you've all heard about Haidar, the three-year old boy who survived the recent Beirut bombings but unfortunately lost both his parents. Most of the local TVs rushed to interview the poor kid while still at the hospital which was obviously wrong, but something positive came out of his tragic story as an online campaign was kicked off to fulfill Haidar's dream and let him meet Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo. The hashtag #CristianoMeetHaidar…
Humor

Four Cartoons by Swaha That Best Describe Today’s Situation in Beirut

1 year ago
How Lebanese reacted to the Beirut bombings then the Paris attacks I’ve been following Swaha’s cartoons for quite some time and they are all intelligent and spot-on! I chose four recent cartoons but I recommend ...
Lebanon

Starting The Week On A Positive Note: Seelebanonforyourself.com

1 year ago
#SeeLebanonForYourself is an initiative by Beirut’s Phoenicia Hotel to highlight the beauty of Lebanon through high quality virtual images. The Virtual Reality campaign was kicked off a week ago (but halted due to recent events) ...
Critiques

A Taxi Driver Set Himself And His Car On Fire In Beirut After Getting Fined

1 year ago
A Palestinian cab driver decided to set himself and his car on fire after he got stopped earlier today by a policeman in Salim Salam. The driver apparently had a lot of pending fines and ...
Humor

The “Official” Angelina Jolie Reply To Najwa Karam

1 year ago
Hilarious post by Adele_J Angelina Jolie probably has no idea that she has been making headlines for the past 2 days in Lebanon for statements that she never shared. First everyone starting sharing an unofficial ...
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