Belly Dancer Censored Because of Angel Wings

The Censorship bureau apparently censored Belly Dancer Elissar's video clip because she was wearing white angel wings at one point which is disrespectful to religions. The dancer had to edit the video and opt out the part where she's wearing wings to be able to broadcast it on local channels. I can't but laugh at this story. I'm wondering if the General Surety is aware of the Victoria's Secret shows that are broadcasted almost weekly…

No, There’s no Trump Poster on Sassine Square

Someone just sent me a picture of a Trump poster on Sassine Square which totally looked photoshopped. I pass by Sassine every day and I'm pretty sure there are no Donald Trump posters there. Nevertheless, I quickly checked Lebanese's Fake News Watch Page and my friend Mahmoud Ghayazel's blog and it was indeed fake. In fact, the guy who came up with that picture clarified the matter few hours later. I have no idea what…

An Innovation Solution (That Will Never Happen) To the Jounieh Traffic Jam

Every now and then, we hear about new innovative solutions to Lebanon's worsening traffic problem, especially between Nahr el Kalb and Jounieh but it keeps getting worse and the solutions proposed eventually die out. The most recent one is ROBUST, which stands for Rolling Bridge for Underground Systematic Tunneling, and is an innovative solution that consists of building tunnels while deploying rolling bridges in order not to cause road closures. The solution was proposed by…

Here’s how ABC Verdun Should Look Like

I shared few exclusive pictures from inside ABC Verdun a couple of months ago and ABC has revealed today a video showing how its newest mall will look like. Here's what we know about ABC Verdun so far: - 6 levels of shopping spanning over a total area of 50,000 SQM - 6,000 SQM of entertainment - 4 car entrances, 3 pedestrian entrances and 1,700 parking spaces - ABC Department Store spanning over a 10,000…
Baladi

Byblos Bike Sharing System Officially Launched, Bike Lane to Follow

2 weeks ago
Byblos launched two days ago officially the “Byblos Bike Sharing System” and will soon introduce a dedicated bike lane in the city. NNA article says the lane will cover a 50,000 square meter area but ...
Fun

Nadi from Menna W Jerr Copies Another Joke

2 weeks ago
Update [09/04/2017]: Pierre Rabbat issued a clarification where he promises to investigate what happened and take the necessary measures. Good to hear, thank you Pierre! In the world of entertainment, MWJ believes in innovation. We ...
Critiques

Two ISF Officers Killed Last Week in Line of Duty

2 weeks ago
Sergeant Chadi el Hajj died after being shot by car thieves last week in Nahr el Mott and another policeman, Lance Cpl. Afif Jaafar was shot in Ouzai while chasing a high-profile wanted suspect. It’s ...
Animals & Wildlife

Update on The Three Tigers Cubs Rescued by Animals Lebanon

2 weeks ago
Three endangered Siberian tiger cubs were found hungry, dehydrated and covered in urine and feces few weeks back at Beirut’s airport. The tigers were being smuggled into Syria but were caught in time and rescued ...
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