Daily Archives: February 18, 2011

Palestine has got a rugby national team

…But has not fields for the players to practice on. I spent two hours on the AUB field tonight to watch the university’s rugby team playing with the Palestinian national team. Fine lads, fine equipment. But take a look at … Continue reading

Posted in Beirut, Lebanon, Palestinian, refugees, View over Beirut

The Syrian interior mininister scolds protestors in Damascus

The news has spread around blogs and a few news wires that around 1500 people gathered in front of the Interior Ministry in Damascus to ask for the release of a man who got into a fight with a policeman … Continue reading

Posted in Beirut, protests, Syria

The ousted dictator syndrome

Tunisian Ben Ali deposed president and Egypt’s Moubarak both caught the same virus and suffered strokes. Just when people started to talk about corruption under their rule. Does anybody know a provider of that voodoo dust which makes you seem … Continue reading

Posted in bahrain, Beirut, Egypt, Lebanon, Special Tribunal for lebanon, View over Beirut | 1 Comment