Why We Need Shows Like Tony Khalife’s 1544 and Joe Maalouf’s 7ki Jeliss In Lebanon

If you had asked me 5 or 6 years ago what I thought about Tony Khalife or Joe Maalouf's TV show, I would have probably told you that they need to be shut down. However, as social media is becoming more and more important in Lebanon and the Arab world, these shows are mainly feeding on hot social media topics and taking them a step further, and are helping shed the light on other important…

Beirut’s Sanayeh Garden Is Receiving 20,000 Visitors Weekly

A year after Azadea Foundation's revival of the 22,000 sqm Rene Mouawad Sanayeh Garden, one of Beirut's oldest and most popular gardens, around 11,000 are visiting the garden on weekends and 8,000 during weekdays. Added to that, more than 3000 students from 90 different schools, as well NGOs and other associations visited the garden last year. Free bicycle rides are organized as well for orphans on a weekly basis. The garden is currently being managed…

Just When I Thought I Was About To Get Fined For Answering My Phone

Source: HaigMelikian I normally respect traffic laws and I'm not a reckless driver but I sometimes do check my phone when I'm stuck in traffic and the cars are not moving. I also don't think it's wrong to answer your phone but I heard this is not even allowed in the new traffic law which doesn't really make sense. In all cases, I was driving from Adonis towards Kaslik last weekend and we were barely…

Week27: LiveLoveBeirut’s Best Pictures Of The Week

Summer is back and Tawlit Ammiq as well - By PolSamuel You can follow LiveLoveBeirut on Instagram on . I'm also on Instagram and you can follow me if you like. Sanayeh garden was renovated one year ago - Photo by Saad Iris beach club - by Karim Beautiful Bekaa - by Sacha el Aref Gone fishing - by Samer Flying high - by Ahmad Zahle Zahle Zahletna - by MishoRicha
Critiques

A Lebanese Was Caught Beating A Woman In Public While Kafa Was Demonstrating Against Violence

1 year ago
Kafa organized a demonstration yesterday in front of the National Musuem to end domestic violence against women and in support of the victims’ families, specially after the brutal murder of Sara al Amin a week ...
Humor

Walid Jumblatt And The Knefe Prank

1 year ago
This is an old video where Jumblatt appeared on a famous TV show on LBC and was asked to call a random pastry shop and order two huge Knefe platters to be delivered within 5 ...
Critiques

Getting A Wedding Loan Is The Worst Idea Ever!

1 year ago
This is one of the many wedding loan promotions I see in Lebanon – I scratched the bank’s name because the post is directed to couples rather than criticizing banks that are simply doing what’s ...
Humor

The Coolest Lebanese Nun

1 year ago
Lebanese Memes shared earlier today a short video of a Lebanese nun (probably abroad) playing the derbaké. She reminded me of the singing nun who won Italy’s the Voice last year and she should consider ...
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