Are “Rimon” Videos Funny or Wrong?

Rimon is some guy from Zahle whose ice bucket challenge video went viral so those who filmed it decided to set up a page for Rimon and share more funny videos there. Needless to say, there's nothing wrong with uploading funny videos and pulling pranks on someone but Rimon doesn't seem too happy with some of these pranks and I'm not really sure if he's fully aware that his videos are being viewed by thousands…

Contact the ICRC If You Know Someone who Went Missing in Times of War

Last year, the International Committee of the Red Cross launched the #TheDayIDisappeared campaign to draw attention to the fate of the individuals who went missing through conflict, disaster and migration and show solidarity with their loved ones. They also submitted a request to collect biological reference data from the relatives of missing persons to facilitate identification later on by cross-checking DNA samples. This year, the ICRC has created a hotline 03/186386 asking people who know…

Michael Haddad Wants to Conquer the North Pole!

Michael Haddad is a paralyzed professional athlete who is breaking all barriers and accomplishing the unthinkable for a person who has lost control of 75% of his body. Michael is always off to a new challenge and his most recent one is the toughest by far: He's going to the North Pole and will be completing a 100 kilometer journey, a journey "declared impossible for someone in Haddad’s condition by scientists and health professionals alike".…

Diageo World Class 2017: SAPA’s Mike Kassabian Best Bartender in Lebanon

In its sixth edition, Diageo World Class continues to look for Lebanon's best mixologist and has selected last week Mike Kassabian from SAPA Best Bartender in Lebanon to represent his country in the global finale taking place in Mexico in August. Participants from several bars in Lebanon teamed up with international and local mixology experts to partake in Burst 1 & Burst 2 of this year's World Class competition in Sapa and Garcia’s and six…
Food

Starbucks Now Open in Broumana

2 weeks ago
Broumana is going to have a busy summer this year. First Roadster & Zaatar W Zeit and now Starbucks is also opening right next door. The shop wasn’t open yet when I went there for ...
Advertising

#PaveWayForTheAmbulance

2 weeks ago
I can’t believe we actually need a campaign to tell motorists to pave way for the ambulance. Unfortunately, I’ve noticed on many occasions a lot of cars blocking the ambulance’s road and the worst kind ...
Fun

How Do We Pronounce “GIF” in Lebanon?

2 weeks ago
What is the right way to pronounce “GIF”? The creator of the Graphics Interchange Format Steve Wilhite said it’s pronounced JIF not GIF. The Oxford English Dictionary and Merriam-Webster proclaimed both pronunciations are acceptable. Stack ...
Critiques

Ballatna el Ba7er Zbele!

2 weeks ago
A couple of weeks ago, a video emerged showing tons of toxic waste being illegally dumped daily into the notorious Burj Hammoud that was supposedly closed down years ago. Last week, a report by Marie-ève ...
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