10 Tweets About the Egypt/Congo Match That Will Make You LOL

10 Tweets About the Egypt/Congo Match That Will Make You LOL

History was made yesterday when Egypt beat Congo, 2-1, in the qualifying match for the 2018 World Cup championship. Egyptians have been waiting for 27 years for this special moment, so you can imagine how creative they got on the social media after watching the match.     Here are some of the funniest tweets […]

Celebrate Twitter’s 10th Anniversary with These Hashtag Hacks

Celebrate Twitter’s 10th Anniversary with These Hashtag Hacks

  Today marks the 10th anniversary of one of the most influential websites in history! August 23, 2007 saw the birth of a phenomenon that revolutionized the way people and brands communicate — especially in the Middle East. Twitter quickly became a very important part of a lot of people, and directly influenced the lives […]

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Mohamed Alarefe, one of the most popular Muslim scholars in the world — racking up 17.9 million followers on Twitter — has just posted a tweet on how girls should only wear simple abayas with no embroidery.     The tweet read: “Young girl, don’t buy a abaya that has any kind of embroidery on […]

Bana Alabed, 7-Year-Old Syrian Refugee, Will Publish a Memoir

Bana Alabed, 7-Year-Old Syrian Refugee, Will Publish a Memoir

When we think of children in a war-torn country, we think of photographs containing images of devastation, hunger, poverty, and lost innocence.   Bana Alabed, a 7-year-old Syrian refugee currently residing in Turkey, has put words to these images.     Bana’s words have proved just how much narrative and personal perspective matter, when it […]

11 #WeMetOnTwitter Tweets from Arabs That’ll Make You Laugh, Aww and Cry

11 #WeMetOnTwitter Tweets from Arabs That’ll Make You Laugh, Aww and Cry

by Salma Hossam

  The Twitter has been going crazy with the #WeMetOnTwitter hashtag recently. From the cutest love stories that will make you aww, to the most awkward encounters and so on, this hashtag is the absolute best. I’ve compiled a list of tweets from Arabs about #WeMetOnTwitter.                   […]

Literally Just 18 Hilarious Tweets About Arabs Playing Pokémon Go

Literally Just 18 Hilarious Tweets About Arabs Playing Pokémon Go

Life as we know it is over. Begad, Pokemon Go has taken over everyone’s life! No one wants to talk to anyone anymore, unless they’re hunting down Pokemons together at their local ahwa. We’ve rounded up our favorite tweets from Arabs all over the Middle East expressing their happiness, anger, frustration OR all three of these emotions […]

14 Egyptian Relationship Tweets that Will Make You LOL

14 Egyptian Relationship Tweets that Will Make You LOL

Just another day where Egyptians prove no one can crack a joke like us. Even in our harshest #foreveralone state, we still manage to find humour despite the drama we face daily for the sake of love. From accidental social media likes on your ex’s account to calling your lover fat, here are 14 tweets perfectly depicting what […]

11 Things Every Egyptian Used to Do on Twitter

11 Things Every Egyptian Used to Do on Twitter

Before Instagram was a thing and influencers walked among us with their on point selfie games and grammatically incorrect captions, Twitter reigned supreme. Let us walk down memory lane for things every single Egyptian on Twitter used to do:       1. Favstar was your holy grail         2. You’d live […]

Bassem Youssef Starts Hashtag افتكروهم# in Memory of Missing Detainees

Bassem Youssef Starts Hashtag افتكروهم# in Memory of Missing Detainees

With Jan. 25 just around the corner, the hashtag أنا_شاركت_في_ثورة_يناير# has gone viral and social media is flooding with memories of the revolution days, what it meant to them, how it felt to be part of it versus how it currently feels. Bassem Youssef, the man who never shies away from political debates, stepped it up a notch […]

15+ Times Pakalu Papito’s Tweets Nailed the Struggle of Life

15+ Times Pakalu Papito’s Tweets Nailed the Struggle of Life

From ludicrous life goals to comical life mottos and philosophies, Pakalu Papito’s tweets have taken the Internet by storm. With over 859,000 followers on Twitter and 581,000 followers on Facebook, the man who started at a gas station is all everyone is talking about and sharing on social media right now. Every one of his tweets is […]