Men Who Assaulted Syrian Arrested by the ISF

Interior Minister Machnouk tweeted this morning that the Lebanese men who assaulted and humiliated A Syrian man the other day and shared the video on Facebook. The video emerged following an anti-Lebanese army campaign that was led by a hateful and racist FB group whose job was to fuel tensions between Lebanese & Syrian refugees. Acts of violence and hate crimes against Syrians and other nationalities are not new in Lebanon but they should NEVER…

Game of Thrones Song: Awesome Oriental Version by Iyam El Lira

Iyam el Lira is a Lebanese band formed by young talented musicians whose mission is to reach out to new generations and remind them of the good old songs by adding a special twist to it. Last Christmas, they released a beautiful Arabic rendition of “Santa Claus is coming to town” and yesterday they shared an awesome oriental version of Game of Thrones' theme song. The timing can't be more perfect as Season 7 has…

Deekmatic: A Chicken Lover’s Hidden Gem in Matn

I’m quite familiar with local restaurants and small “mom-and-pop” places in the Metn area. I went to school in that district, and many of my closest friends live and grew up there. Naturally, all the nights spent watching movies and playing board games there, meant we were often adventurous in what we’d order for food. A few weeks ago, we did just that, and ordered from a new chicken place I hadn’t tried before, and…

Mozart Chahine Smart Take on Celebratory Gunfire

It's not that obvious for a shop that sells musical instruments to tackle an issue as sensitive as celebratory gunfire but Mozart Chahine has done so brilliantly. His latest ad reads "Ma T2awweslo Tabbello", which means don't celebrate by shooting in the air, get a drum instead. And they're offering 25% discount on drums. Drums are noisy but they're definitely a better choice than guns. In fact, anyone with half a brain should know that…
Events

Amir Yazbeck Has 21+ Performances in Two Months This Summer

4 weeks ago
Just when I thought Wael Kfoury was having a busy summer schedule with 9 performances in 1 month, Amir Yazbeck just shared his schedule for the summer on a huge billboard and he’s performing in, ...
Critiques

Founder of Syrian Union LB Facebook Page Arrested

4 weeks ago
LBC reported just now that the person behind the “Syrian Union in Lebanon” page, also known as “اتحاد الشعب السوري في لبنان” was arrested by the Lebanese authorities. He’s a 24 years old Syrian who ...
Fun

Lebanese Joe Zgheib Unlucky Run at Ninja Warrior

1 month ago
I stumbled upon this video of a Lebanese Parkour athlete called Joe Zgheib who was taking part presumably in Ninja Warrior Arabia. Joe crossed all the obstacles quite easily and slipped just as he was ...
Critiques

Pro and Anti-Lebanese Army Protests on Tuesday in Beirut

1 month ago
The Syrian Union in Lebanon (اتحاد الشعب السوري في لبنان) is calling for a peaceful protest on July 18th at the Samir Kassir square in Beirut against the practices of the Lebanese Army & Lebanese ...
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