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REVIEW: Why Cairokee’s Latest Offering Needs to Be on Your Playlist

REVIEW: Why Cairokee’s Latest Offering Needs to Be on Your Playlist

by Abdulhameed Afifi

  Cairokee strikes back with a new hit album, No2ta Beeda (which basically translates to A Drop of Positivity), this summer and it is, in my opinion, flawless. The album doesn’t stick to one genre as it experiments with new territories, but still maintains to keep those traditional rock tunes that Cairokee have always made […]

The New Malaysian Muslim Dr. Video is The Most Hilarious Thing You Will Ever Watch Today

The New Malaysian Muslim Dr. Video is The Most Hilarious Thing You Will Ever Watch Today

Written By: Abdulhameed Afifi

  Datuk Seri Hasmiza Othman AKA Dr Vida – the CEO of Vida Beauty –  is a Muslim Malaysian entrepreneur who is known for her controversial, weird, and crazy propaganda videos. Her new video is no exception to this craziness, and we absolutely love it!       Dr Vida claims that there is no […]

8 Egyptian Drivers Reveal Their Strangest Encounters with Customers

8 Egyptian Drivers Reveal Their Strangest Encounters with Customers

by Abdulhameed Afifi

  Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be an Uber, Careem, Osta, or even a taxi driver in Egypt? In this article, I talk to different kinds of Egyptian drivers where they share strange situations — anonymously, per their requests  — that you won’t believe have happened.     “I once picked up […]

Syrian Foods That Are Literally Impossible to Dislike

Syrian Foods That Are Literally Impossible to Dislike

by Shams Farid

The civil war in Syria has caused millions of Syrians to flee their war-torn country. Images of men, women and children living in camps, walking vast distances and risking perilous journeys to safety are commonplace.   Syria has an ancient food culture and was once — believe it or not — a bread basket for the Middle […]

You Won’t Believe These Absolutely Crazy Egyptian Tinder Stories

You Won’t Believe These Absolutely Crazy Egyptian Tinder Stories

Everything in our lives has been touched and effected by the hands of the Internet. Indeed, even dating, relationships, and love have been transformed by the virtual world. Tinder – infamously known from its ‘swipe right’ approach to dating – has consequently become the gateway to both, finding love and finding casual hook-ups.     […]

Egyptian Writer Takes Over Social Media With Her Stunning Photo Shoot and Men Had Harsh Comments

Egyptian Writer Takes Over Social Media With Her Stunning Photo Shoot and Men Had Harsh Comments

Via Antikka Photography   Middle East has never been a place for women to freely express themselves. If you dare flaunt your beauty or sensuality, you will be brought down by hundreds.   Political journalist, TV presenter and writer, Yasmine El Khateib, has been known for her opinionated and fearless articles. One thing everyone has […]

We Asked Egyptians What Their Weirdest Habits Are, and Here’s What They Said

We Asked Egyptians What Their Weirdest Habits Are, and Here’s What They Said

by Abdulhameed Afifi

Most of us, if not all, think we’re unique, but let’s be honest: we aren’t. Even the actual idea of thinking you’re unique is inherently not unique. While a lot of us have a few weird quirks here and there — and maybe a few really are exclusive to you (please do share with me) […]

Mixed Feelings Regarding Egypt’s National High School Results

Mixed Feelings Regarding Egypt’s National High School Results

By: Abdulhameed Afifi

Egyptian high school students are on the edges of their seats, as they await for the official “Tansee2” announcement; the process used by which public universities determine the minimum required GPAs required to access certain faculties and majors, in accordance with the general average of the nation’s high school results.     The tension is […]

Social Media Is Having a Frenzy over Shabaan Abdel Rehim’s Level of Extra

Social Media Is Having a Frenzy over Shabaan Abdel Rehim’s Level of Extra

Famously known for his notorious sense of style, Shabaan Abdel Rehim has been on tip of the fashion game for several years. Indeed, Sha3bola (Shabaan Abdel Rehim’s nickname) has done it all, before the Instagram fashionistas and bloggers.   From wearing patterns on patterns, to wearing bold color combinations, and finally to wearing gold bling […]

Someone Rebranded Ta3meya and Called It ‘Green Burgers’ and Egyptians Aren’t Taking It Well

Someone Rebranded Ta3meya and Called It ‘Green Burgers’ and Egyptians Aren’t Taking It Well

  We have no idea how this happpened, who initiated this movement or if it’s just some random post gone viral. All we know is that ta3meya, A.K.A falafel, is getting rebranded and we are now calling it green burger.   If you’ve come across the new name on social media, it’s because it has […]