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Dina Hashish


Dina is an orthodontist with a passion for writing and blogging that surpasses the joy of straightening teeth. Her book blog “Closet nerd book club” promotes the work of young aspiring Egyptian authors. Her life’s guilty pleasure is tacky reality TV shows and the two addictions that have taken over her life are Game of Thrones and Perez Hilton.

There’s an Insane Truck in Front of Waterway That Will Send You to Burger Heaven

There’s an Insane Truck in Front of Waterway That Will Send You to Burger Heaven

  Oh dear lord! There are a few things in life that I appreciate regardless of their effect on our bodies and minds, but a delicious burger that will instantly change my mood is one of them. As every avid foodie and miserable human being on a diet, my search for that one meal that […]

This Egyptian Man on ‘Ninja Warrior Bel Arabi’ is Basically Spider-Man

This Egyptian Man on ‘Ninja Warrior Bel Arabi’ is Basically Spider-Man

  We’ve been obsessed with Ninja Warrior for years. Not that it encourages us to stop being couch potatoes or anything, but we simply enjoy watching other people doing things with their bodies that we will never comprehend.   American Ninja Warriors is a televised sports entertainment show. Participants get to display their physical abilities […]

Let’s Celebrate Nadia El Gendy’s Version of Game of Thrones for Sinai Liberation Day

Let’s Celebrate Nadia El Gendy’s Version of Game of Thrones for Sinai Liberation Day

  It’s the time of the year when Egypt celebrates Sinai Liberation Day and our feeds are nothing but photos of our brave soldiers fighting the enemy to get our land back, and celebrating the final withdrawal of all Israeli military forces from the Sinai Peninsula in 1982. But to our surprise, this year two […]

Why Do Egypt’s H&M Employees Think It’s Okay to Not Give Us Our Change?

Why Do Egypt’s H&M Employees Think It’s Okay to Not Give Us Our Change?

  We’ve been suffering from an economic crisis in Egypt this past year. Not a single store or product hasn’t increased their prices by at least the double. Even everyone’s favorite retail store, H&M, that once used to be affordable is now ridiculously expensive. Add to that, the fact that employees simply assume you don’t want your […]

Mother of Cancer Survivor Shares the Most Inspirational Message About Their Journey

Mother of Cancer Survivor Shares the Most Inspirational Message About Their Journey

  We all know someone who was young and healthy, yet unfortunately had his life turned upside down in a second after a cancer diagnosis. For a while now, I’ve been coming across posts of a young brave boy called Zein Youssef who has been battling cancer.   Zein has been diagnosed with high-risk stage […]

‘A Wedding Dress Doesn’t Cover Rape’: Activists Campaign Against Lebanon’s Rape Law

‘A Wedding Dress Doesn’t Cover Rape’: Activists Campaign Against Lebanon’s Rape Law

Lebanon activists ramp up pressure on reviled rape law Lebanese activists ramp up their campaign to scrap a controversial law allowing rapists who marry their victims to go free, with a dramatic art installation of hanging wedding dresses along Beirut's sunny seaside Posted by AFP News Agency on Saturday, April 22, 2017   It is […]

Aya Mostafa Shares Horrific Story About a Violent Careem Driver

Aya Mostafa Shares Horrific Story About a Violent Careem Driver

  It is no secret that the quality of Uber and Careem’s drivers are going down the drain. Now, it is impossible to read one single good review on social media.   The drivers are rude, they refuse to use GPS, they cancel rides all the time for no apparent reasons. We’re mainly talking about Uber […]

UPDATE: Bebe to Close All Its Stores in the US but Not Egypt

UPDATE: Bebe to Close All Its Stores in the US but Not Egypt

The article has been updated since the time of its publishing.

  The world is coming to an end. That must be it. There are a few things we enjoy in Egypt, and Bebe is one of them. Our favorite party dresses store is about to close its doors once and for all next month, and  we will never look glamorous again. We can’t deny that […]

Someone Discovered That Mortada Mansour Has Human Clones and It’s Hilarious

Someone Discovered That Mortada Mansour Has Human Clones and It’s Hilarious

Who said human cloning was nothing but a dream? Infamous Egyptian lawyer and Chairman of Zamalek Sporting Club, Mortada Mansour, just proved that your genetic code is more powerful than anything you believe in. And if we didn’t believe in Mansour’s universal powers, all doubts have been cast aside.   Photos surfaced on social media […]

9GAG Bel Arabi Just Happened and We’re Praying It’s as Good as the English One

9GAG Bel Arabi Just Happened and We’re Praying It’s as Good as the English One

Social media has been so dull recently to the point that we lost our appetite to tweet, Snapchat or post anything that is fun or cute. Everywhere you look there’s depressing news or horrifying photos. But we’re starting to get hopeful because there’s a new epic memes page in town — or so we hope […]

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