Christmas Pudding costing almost 40K served in London
A 200-year old Cognac and a gold coin make this dessert the most expensive in the world. (No Garlic No Onion)
Most Expensive Christmas Pudding at $38,500
The decadent dessert is soaked in 200-year-old Cognac, comes with a gold coin and is topped with organic Ajwa dates and rare Mamra almonds from Iran.
Source: No Garlic No Onions
A Syrian woman writes a short soliloquy about living without fear and freedom.
PHOTOS: Gaza's streets remain flooded a week after storm
The UN reports that 10,000 people were displaced in the record-setting storm and that it could take another week to clear the flooding.
Source: 972 Mag
Bahrain Preacher: “Celebrating National Day is a Sin”
Adel Al Hamad says that nationalism is an illusion and that people cannot be united on the love of the nation because Allah (God) doesn't unite the beleivers and the infidels under one cause.
Source: Global Voices Online
Christmas Miracle 2
Another cartoon praising the efforts of the Lebanese owning the problem of refugees and really reaching out this cold winter.
Source: Ink on the Side