Blogs Roundup

September 7, 2013

Obama leaves the Whitehouse with daughters, Sasha and Malla (image Getty)
11:24 GMT
Obama might want to keep his cards close to his chest and his daughters closer as Iranian officials threaten to rape his girls; A guide to the moderate rebels- who apparently are gaining more ground than their extremist 'allies' in Syria; US poll on Syria reveals more unpopularity than support.

September 5, 2013

Comedian Dean Obeidallah has a new comedic Islam documentary out. (Image: Facebook)
13:21 GMT
The random Islam-focused comedy tour of Dean Obeidallah has turned into a hilarious documentary; Did Yahoo!'s new logo really change?; Summer is nearing, what's the perfect eye makeup for that?
Obama told congressional leaders that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad needs to be held accountable for allegedly carrying out the August 21 nuclear attack near Damascus. (Image: AFP/Jim WATSON)
10:49 GMT
Obama's ulterior motives to striking Syria; How do Egyptians see Syria; Locals ponder possible Syria strike.

September 4, 2013

An Al-Jadeed TV newsreader presents the news in 3D. (Image: Youtube screenshot)
14:01 GMT
Watch Lebanon's first 3D newsroom; Justin Timberlake adds new Tequila range to his brand; Artist implants RFID chip under his skin.
Head to head: President Obama is against President Al Assad's policies. (Image: Wikipedia)
10:56 GMT
Assad tells Obama Syria is all his; A chemical strike on Syria will harm its civilians; Girl pays Eulogy to Syrian bourgeoisie.

September 3, 2013

Jordan is killing its gaming industry. (Image: Shutterstock)
16:00 GMT
Jordan’s ICT sector is slowly dying; Why are Lebanese Psychiatrists talking about homosexuality now; 69% of expatriate women in Lebanon are subjected to harassment.
US President Barack Obama and his French counterpart Francois Hollande are both convinced the Syrian regime used chemical weapons on its own people last week, an aide to Hollande said. (Image: AFP/SAM SKAINE)
12:34 GMT
The myths of the Syrian war have fallen following the Assad nuclear incident; Which 50 members are revising the 2012 Egyptian Constitution; What does Chomsky really know about Syria.

September 2, 2013

The Israeli Army has ordered 1,200 of the blue pills. But what for? (Image: Shutterstock/CreaPicTures)
16:00 GMT
What's the Israeli Army going to do with 1,200 Viagra pills?; Lebanese beauty pageants a joke; Italian teens take Pope's first "selfie."
Asma Al Assad is described as "heartless" with only one thing in mind: Luxury shopping. (Image: Facebook)
12:59 GMT
How could Asma Al Assad be consumed by shopping while the Syrian people are dying; One Lebanese wonders where the airstrikes are; Lebanese living on edge due to Syrian crisis.

September 1, 2013

Women can wear anything they like underneath their Abayas. (Image: Shutterstock)
15:00 GMT
What do women wear under their Abayas in Saudi Arabia?; Things you should read before getting married; Don't mess with Haifa Wehbe on Twitter!
Will the West end up stepping into Syria following Assad's latest nuclear attack? (Image: AFP/JIM WATSON)
12:17 GMT
Will there be a dramatic turn in events in Syria following Obama's decision to step in?; Will Obama actually interfere with Syria; The truth behind the Tripoli bombings.

August 29, 2013

Israeli soldiers on patrol dance at a Palestinian couple's wedding. (Image: Snapshot)
12:00 GMT
Two Israeli soldiers were suspended for dancing the night away at a Palestinian couple's wedding while on duty; the art of dumping someone; how do you eat your cupcake?

August 28, 2013

How can you not buy Garnier's hair products after seeing this creative ad? (Image: Google)
13:22 GMT
Garnier have come up with the coolest ad to promote their hair products; why are Lebanese stars copying Western celebs? Have a look at the yummiest video game-inspired cakes.
PhD student John Beieler visualized the data collected from The Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone (GDELT)  to produce an amazing image of what the Arab Spring protests look like.
09:51 GMT
How the Arab Spring looked to a graphic designer; an extravagant wedding proposal in a Beirut souk; and one Egyptian weighs in on the Syrian strike and its impact on the wider region.

August 27, 2013

Miley Cyrus shocked celebs and viewers alike with her trashy fashion choices and un-ladylike behavior. (Image: Facebook)
14:00 GMT
The MTV Video Music Awards were the talk of the town this week, but who dressed well for the occasion, and who looked oh-so-trashy?; Jack Daniels launch own chocolate collection; world's most expensive cupcake is in Las Vegas.