June 18, 2014
Slingshot, the new iOS and Android app from the Facebook Creative Labs, puts a new twist on ephemeral photo and video sharing; the ISIS boys have a secret playbook; and understanding fully the history of Iraq's Sunnis.
Lebanon fell short of making it to the World Cup, but Mexico has on their team Miguel Layun, a Mexican player of Lebanese heritage; Obama thinking about dropping some bombs; and Kuwait Airways is downsizing so employees are 'quitting'.
June 17, 2014
Dorit Naaman is Jew who thinks Zionism is something that should remain in history and the trend should move towards inclusion of everyone into Palestine; Facebook page calls for hourly killings of Palestinians; and Israeli TV airs in Lebanon.
Nothing could make Assad look better than his arch enemies raising Cain all over the Middle East. Perhaps that's why he's done nothing wiht the ISIS; the world's smallest earbuds and a US Iraq War veteran speaks out against his country's politicians.
June 16, 2014
Human rights lawyer and Clooney fiancée Amal Alamuddin joined Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt at the Anti-Rape Summit; Once again, it seems violence will prevail In Israel; and social media unblocked in Iraq.. for now.
This comic is perhaps the most epic, shot-to-the-heart jab 'Ink on the Side' has ever taken at her community. Fellas, be warned- this one hurts; Lebanon to get most of population online in 2014; and some Iraqis are fine with the ISIS.
June 15, 2014
Out of Lebanon comes Palestinian refugee Dr.Iqbal El Asaad, the youngest ever licensed doctor as confirmed by the Guinness World Records; Kuwait has a lot of rich people; and June 21st is the day to show solidarity with Egyptian political prisoners.
Iraq is in shambles now more than ever so this serves as a platform for every blowhard to tell the world what's wrong. We'd prefer they just shut up; a 5 year-old Syrian boy raped and killed in Lebanon; and Saudi shows their ignorance once again.
June 14, 2014
Three Israeli teens, who study in the West Bank, have even missing since Thursday night. How will the new Fatah-Hamas government respond? A couple falls off a balcony, dies while having sex and uber-feminists attack!
June 13, 2014
MIllions of fans from all over the world got to see JLo shaking it in a fantastic dress by a Lebanese designer. Get the full story here; Lord, what can be done about the harassment of women in Egypt; and judgement day could be confusing.
June 12, 2014
In little over a year, ISIS has managed to become the strongest faction fighting in Syria’s civil war and now they run a third of Iraq; Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah gets 15 years; and Lumia Windows phones now ion the Middle East.
Just when we thought there couldn't be another comedy sequel that bombs, 22 Jump Street comes along and totally blows us away! A woman kills her maid in Kuwait and gets no punishment whatsoever; and a wedding proposal done right in an airport.
June 11, 2014
In the Middle East, if people want to watch World Cup games, they have to pay for a subscription to beIN Sports. Anonymous thinks this is wrong so they're gonna attack; a place for Lebanese lovers of German football; and the World Cup whiners won in Beirut.
June 10, 2014
The Maronite Patriarch, Hezbollah's Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, and many more will gather together to watch football; a short film captures the temptation of being an Israeli informant; and laws won't fix Tahrir rapes.
Maha Bahnassy is a female anchor for Tahrir TV and she had a hearty laugh while reporting on the women assaulted in Tahrir square; is Viper really an Israeli spy tool? Right Said Fred burns Assad; and militants take over another Iraqi city.