VIDEO: This Egyptian Man Can Speak at Least 7 Languages, and You Can Barely Speak 1

VIDEO: This Egyptian Man Can Speak at Least 7 Languages, and You Can Barely Speak 1

  With over one and a half million views, a video of an Egyptian man talking by the pyramids is going viral. The video shows a guy selling necklaces for tourists, and in that process, learned many different languages.     In the video, the man demonstrates his ability to master at least seven languages, […]

The Muslim Youth Camp of California: An Inside Look at Young Muslims in the US

The Muslim Youth Camp of California: An Inside Look at Young Muslims in the US

Founded in 1961, the Muslim Youth Camp of California was the nation’s first sleepaway camp of its kind, an early experiment that mixed Islamic studies and rustic Americana. With a history stretching from Presidents John F. Kennedy to Donald Trump, the camp has helped shape the identities of thousands of Muslim children, many of whom […]

‘Iraqi Sniper’: the Response All Arabs Needed to ‘American Sniper’

‘Iraqi Sniper’: the Response All Arabs Needed to ‘American Sniper’

In 2014, Clint Eastwood directed “American Sniper”: a biographical war drama film based on the autobiographical memoir, under the same name. Needless to say, the film was a huge success, with an international gross of over $547 million. The film was also the highest grossing film of 2014 in the United States ($350 million).   Bradley […]

Meet Rahaf Khatib, the First Hijabi to Appear on the Cover of a Fitness Magazine

Meet Rahaf Khatib, the First Hijabi to Appear on the Cover of a Fitness Magazine

by Marwa Khalifa

A mother, a passionate runner, a marathoner, and a Muslim Syrian born/American woman, Rahaf Khatib, was one of the first hijabis to appear on the cover of an international magazine “Women’s Running”. She is one of the strongest influencers on Instagram, when it comes to issues of health.   Khatib is a true role model […]

Egyptian-American NBA Star Abdel Nader Just Signed a 6 Million Dollar Contract

Egyptian-American NBA Star Abdel Nader Just Signed a 6 Million Dollar Contract

The rumors are true; Egyptian-American NBA star Abdel Nader just signed a four years contract to switch from Cyclones to Boston Celtics, and it’s worth six-million dollars! Yup, you just read that.     Nader, 23, was the NBA D-League’s Rookie of the Year in 2016-17 where he scored at least 30 points in five […]

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Donald Trump’s first trip overseas as the American president was to Saudi Arabia. Many — including us — were astonished by his decision, but as we take a closer to the visit and how beneficial it is to the American/Saudi relations, we were proven otherwise.   Not only did Trump’s visit seal a massive weapons […]

Rami Malek Looked Red Hot This Year at Met Gala 2017

Rami Malek Looked Red Hot This Year at Met Gala 2017

  So, the Met ball is basically prom for the fashion industry. The 69th annual Met Ball theme was avant-garde, inspired by fashion’s most conceptual designer, Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons. Some truly out-there looks were to be expected; but we did not expect Rami Malek to look like the human version of the […]

US Embassy Celebrates the Sound of East Meets West with ‘Al Hakawateya’ at Cairo Citadel

US Embassy Celebrates the Sound of East Meets West with ‘Al Hakawateya’ at Cairo Citadel

#AScoopOfNow: We’re at Salah El-Din’s #Citadel with the US Embassy for #AlHakawteya, where a musical affair is about to happen. Stay tuned as #American Chelsey Green (who will wow us with her violin skills) joins #Egypt’s very own Dina El-Wedidi with Grammy winner Fathy Salama. More shenanigans on our Insta Stories and Snapchat (ScoopEmpire.com). #Egypt […]

Al Hakawatya: Chelsey Green and Dina El Wedidi Take Over the Citadel with Fathy Salama

Al Hakawatya: Chelsey Green and Dina El Wedidi Take Over the Citadel with Fathy Salama

  Cairo people, rejoice! We here at Scoop Empire are joining forces with the U.S. Embassy in Cairo for one jazzy musical affair!   The U.S Embassy is welcoming Chelsey Green – a contemporary jazz violinist – and the Green Project as part of the State Department’s American Music Abroad program; a program that introduces […]

American Film ‘The Chosen Guard’ to Be Shot in Egypt Featuring Youssef Mansour

American Film ‘The Chosen Guard’ to Be Shot in Egypt Featuring Youssef Mansour

  Last night, Action Film International announced that it will be producing a feature-length movie in Om El Donya. Yes, right here in Egypt. The film is going to be titled The Chosen Guard, and it shall have an American production team working on it, but all the cast and crew will be Egyptians. Looks […]

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