Who Needs NASA When You Have Zouk’s Power Plant

Here's an aerial view of Zouk's power plant shot by Mohammad Seifeddine showing the cloud formed by the plant's toxic emissions. I've seen this cloud countless times from my balcony and it sickens me that nothing can be done to wipe the whole plant out of existence. On a less serious note, I read among the comments someone linking to NASA's cloud making machines.

Have you Heard about IDD?

Look up IDD or #InternetDeficitDisorder online and you'll find a page explaining this new phenomenon that's affecting a lot of Lebanese whenever internet starts acting up. I'm not sure if this is a joke or not, but we do suffer from horrible internet and the symptoms listed below are quite common: Rain-phobia: Panicking whenever you're downloading a huge file or upgrading your software and it starts to rain since connections tend to cut off during…

Not Your Average Lebanese Ambassador

4 months ago
If you thought the speech (in French) given by Lebanon’s ambassador to the Ivory Coast was bad, wait till you hear our Lebanese Ambassador in Ghana recite poetry in English. This guy even has his ...

Today is “Be Nice to Your Moteur Guy” Day

5 months ago
Media is always trying to portray the generator owner as the people’s enemy but he can be a soft and kind hearted person. He’s not necessarily fat, he doesn’t necessarily smoke and he doesn’t have ...

Massive Inflatable Tank with Trump’s Head on Top Roaming #Beirut

6 months ago
If you haven’t spotted this inflatable art installation yet, you’re missing out. It’s dubbed “MonuMental” and was released by Saint Hoax as part of his upcoming exhibition. “This piece is on the cusp of entertainment ...

If There’s a Water Shortage, Here’s What To Do

7 months ago
I was having lunch with a friend yesterday and he was telling about the water shortage they’ve been facing at his building for weeks now. Obviously this is a problem we’re all facing nowadays and ...

Zero Waste Fail

7 months ago
Ain el Rihane is apparently starting some zero waste project, which is great news, but some people don’t seem to understand what that means. Zero waste doesn’t mean you put zero waste in the recycling ...

Lebanese-Australian’s “No Bag – No Problem” Trolley Stunt

7 months ago
When supermarkets decided to axe plastic bags in Australia, one fed-up customer decided to put the entire shopping kart and take it back home. When interviewed by a local channel, he welcomed them “the Lebanese ...
Animals & Wildlife

A Hen House Inside EDL’s Building

8 months ago
This is hilarious. According to this MTV report, they are raising chicken inside EDL’s headquarters on the second floor and they’re provided with 24/7 electricity while the rest of us are paying outrageous generator bills ...

First #ElectricVehicle Charging Station Launched in #Lebanon

9 months ago
In case you’re wondering on which planet our politicians are, we just launched our first EV charging station in Lebanon, dubbed “a good environmental step in the sector”, while half the country has been complaining ...