Blogs Roundup

April 29, 2012

CBS Blames Israeli policies for the exodus of Christians from Palestine
10:04 GMT
After CBS blames Israelis for the exodus of Christians, one Orthodox Jew calls it a ruse, others call it truths, and a Palestinian Christian keeps the blame squarely on the Jews.
Has fatigue set in for the media when reporting on Syrian casualties?
08:45 GMT
Who will finally stand down in Syria; Can't stand your government? Try this!; Libya's new rules of governance are explosive.

April 28, 2012

The Gender Wars Unleashed in the Middle East. Image used for illustrative purposes:Website Under Fire For Profiling Men Women Should Not Date
13:39 GMT
Who started it anyway? A girl hates back! Haters gonna hate when Jordanian blogger shares her man-hatred, diving female neck deep into the gender wars unleashed by Mona Eltahawy asking Why 'They' Hate Us; Flirting with the debate on misogyny; and catching up with Syria's cloudy conflict.

April 26, 2012

A Muslim woman tries the Niqab for a day, " I don’t think I’ve ever felt less special. "
11:29 GMT
One Day in the Niqab in Cairo; The parliament in Amman is a mess; Mona missed the point on Woman's rights
If Jews and Palestinians can cook together, what else is possible?
09:25 GMT
You Say Bassal; I Say Batzal: What happens when an Israeli chef and a Palestinian chef share a kitchen; Is Libya about to explode again? Sometimes red is not the color of love in Saudi Arabia.

April 25, 2012

Imagine all the stories this guys has to tell the IDST
13:03 GMT
Putting the stories of Iraq in digital format; A woman blogger and other find issue with Mona El Tahawy's "Why They Hate US"; Google announces 5gb of ree space!
A Kuwaiti couldn't wait! He soiled Blair's front door!
07:51 GMT
It's shocking to pee on Blair's front door; some people yawn when they're tired but this guys whines; and a Palestinian Christian says who's really bludgeoning the believers.

April 24, 2012

A blogger says Saudis are teaching children to discriminate early
08:37 GMT
One teacher struggles with Saudi schools and rigidity; A comic about public speaking; and setting boundaries to ensure smiles

April 23, 2012

Is quitting Twitter harder than quitting smoking? Don't tell this guy!
13:50 GMT
Should Arabs be more concerned about quitting Twitter before Marlboro? Is it still a risk to look Arab in the U.S.? Do we have too many screens in our lives?
Is only eating our were truly this blissful! Reality check in the Blog Roundup
08:36 GMT
Blogger makes a stand about dining segregation! Omar's Spokesperson loses his cool on film! Is Google inadvertently alienating its Muslim users?

April 22, 2012

Earth Day invokes awe, sorrow and thankfulness in our fellow bloggers
10:05 GMT
Take in some breath taking Shots of Earth; Read the sad story of a Syrian street boy, 27 reasons to be thankful, and Skype comes to the UAE
Steps to Happiness; The Media's Crappiness; Steve's Job's Sappy Bliss
07:14 GMT
It's time to make steps to real joy! Follow the Happiness Project. Did the news really have to show that? Why do people love or loath the Apple guy?

April 21, 2012

God of War Ascension artwork.
12:05 GMT
Sony announces a new part of God of War; and the iPad is a preferred choice of households that have tablets in Kuwait; new photos of Khader Adnan after he was released from prison.

April 19, 2012

Has Jordan Shut the Door in the Face of Hassan Blasim?
13:07 GMT
Hassan Blasim and other authors getting blocked in Jordan; Khader Adnan's release from prison; and who and why others are on hunger strikes right now

April 18, 2012

Top 10 Ways to be Happy and 6 Apps to Tweet Your Happiness with Others
21:34 GMT
This Top Ten List was put together by a woman who really is not that happy; Attention Droid Users! We got a Top 6 Apps list! KSA beats out Japan and Oman for most cell phones.