Meet the Halal Tinder: Sila Match

Meet the Halal Tinder: Sila Match

Arabs love to get on every single trend there is, and personalize it to suit their needs. Sila Match, a new Android application, has just released a YouTube advertisement to commemorate the launch of this app.     As made clear by the advertisement, the app markets itself as – we kid you not – […]

14 Reasons We Swiped Left on Arab Tinder

14 Reasons We Swiped Left on Arab Tinder

After living in the Middle East, I’ve gone through every eligible bachelors within a 50 mile radius via Tinder. The results so far have been mixed but entertaining to say the least. As a Tinder expert, my guy friends have reached out to me as to why girls swipe left on guys. For the clueless […]

9 Types of Guys You See on Arab Tinder

9 Types of Guys You See on Arab Tinder

While I’ve had my fair share of interesting experiences on dating apps in the states, Arab Tinder is a whole different realm full of awkward poses near landmarks, guys who only wear sunglasses and the guy who happens to be photographed looking in the opposite direction while holding a cigarette like a hand model.   […]

Why Online Dating and Egyptians Are Incompatible

Why Online Dating and Egyptians Are Incompatible

By Sarah Medhat

  Let’s face it: us girls are always skeptical when it comes to any kind of real dating here in our society, let alone online dating. There are tons of reasons behind that. Being a girl in our Egyptian society is actually one of the hardest things anyone can ever do. Well, I never really […]

For the Record: All New Videos: Derulo, Florence, Charli XCX

For the Record: All New Videos: Derulo, Florence, Charli XCX

  David Guetta and Nicki Minaj have already worked together on bangers “Turn Me On” and “Where Them Girls At”, and their new single with Afrojack, titled “Hey Mama” is making its way up the party lists fast. This week brings us the lyric video, which gives the phrase “maneuvering a woman’s body” a whole […]

Tinder in Egypt – AKA Three Left Swipes and You’re Depressed

Tinder in Egypt – AKA Three Left Swipes and You’re Depressed

By Ronnie Khalil - RK is an Egyptian American comedian and star of several international comedy specials. If you find him on Tinder, swipe right for your own good

This article is about Tinder in Egypt or, as I like to call it, “There’s No One New Around You.” Or, perhaps, we should call it “Three Left Swipes and You’re Depressed.” Sure, Tinder doesn’t fall into our notions of a fairy tale love story – what would have happened if Cinderella “swiped” Prince Charming to […]