Month: September 2011

(Photo via nawaat.org) Hey, peeps! I’m in Tunisia this week to attend the 3rd Arab Bloggers Meeting. Among other attendees, I am joining some of our top Lebanese bloggers, including, Nadine Moawad (@nmoawad), Liliane Assaf (@funkyozzi), Assaad Thebian (@Beirutiyat), Jamal Ghosn (@jamalghosn) and Mustapha of theBeirutSpring blog to talk about the role of social media […]

(Photo via muhammadalzekri.wordpress.com) Go pick up this boy from baggage claim. You’re marrying him tonight. In the words of American rock musician, Meatloaf, “I would do anything for love, but I won’t do that.” As in, I won’t be forced into an arranged marriage. A 16-year-old girl in Australia went to court in April (the […]

An imagined depiction of Robert Ford in a tomato fight. This Robert Ford is no coward. (Get it?) The US ambassador to Syria was met by a mob of pro-regime protesters who reportedly threw tomatoes as he entered an office for a meeting in Damascus on Thursday. The angry mob of about 100 people “were […]

(Photo via i.imgur.com) Click here to make it bigger. “OMG HNEY, I CNT SPELL FOR SH*T BUT I LUV uuuuuuuu!!! ❤ ❤ ❤ This kind of desperation is right up there with girlfriends/boyfriends who demand their partner give them full access to email passwords along with your Facebook account while threatening to break up with […]