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Yazan al-Saadi
An attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a controversial French satirical magazine, and the mainstream discourse immediately rehashes the same...
Thursday, January 8, 2015
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Headline: "Brave IDF fighter pilot takes out battalion of Hamas toddlers with precision airstrike" With this picture: __title____description__
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Mohammad Khawly
Whether caught glancing at his watch or publically ‘adjusting’ himself, Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is not the smoothest public figure. An...
Saturday, February 16, 2013
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Pierre Abisaab
It was a holiday. The weather was fine. The air was wonderful in snow-covered Faraya, and the ski resort was packed with sons and daughters of the...
Monday, January 28, 2013
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Ahmed Mohsen
A guided tour through Lebanese President Michel Suleiman’s international trips. At a cost of just under $9 million in outstanding travel fees – $2.5...
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
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Pierre Abisaab
“We’re going to keep on laughing for another ten years...or twenty years.” The number, then, is approximate.
Saturday, December 8, 2012
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Nadine Kanaan
After the parody song ‘Oppa Saida Style’ went viral last week, some Saida hardliners accused the performer Wissam Saad of “promoting sex” and...
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
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For people between the ages of 18 and 35, Ziad Rahbani is the biggest celebrity there is. Some non-Lebanese may not be aware of the extent and reach...
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Atiaf Alwazir
Political satire poking fun at Yemeni officials mushroomed during the country’s uprising. Starting among a receptive audience in the tents of Sanaa’s...
Monday, April 30, 2012
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