How God saw the storm: Space photos of Alexa
NASA took some photos from space of the Alexa storm that show the vastness of the blizzard.
Alexa as viewed from space
The Washington Post posted some photos that were taken yesterday by NASA of the snowstorm Alexa that hit the region last week.
Source: Plus 961
Zain, a new Jordanian Comedy that’s worth watching
I like it in particular because it feels progressive in presenting the female characters. I also like the reflection on Amman’s society by incorporating Egyptian, Syrian and Philippians characters in a very respectful and decent way.
Source: The Arab Observer
And this is how You mix religion with politics my dear
Just yesterday Sheikh Ali Goma’a , our former Mufti said that those who would go to vote in the constitution referendum were supported by God !! He also added that the Constitution 2013 edition was against corruption and was against atheism !!
Source: Egyptian Chronicles
How Peter O’Toole Saved the Arabs (According to David Lean)
O’Toole’s searing performance cannot be faulted, however flawed the politics of the film, and however insidious its Orientalism. He was one of the greats.
Source: Informed Comment
For Arab citizens, Israeli government suffers from split personality
Thirteen years ago, 13 young Arabs died at the hands of Israeli police and to this day, the investigation is full of hypocrisy and holes.
Source: Plus 972