July 18, 2006

Wartime Advertisements

Sometimes the most revealing parts of the newspaper are the ads.

Byron Horton, an intern for Amideast who is stuck in Beirut, posted this snapshot from a newpaper in Lebanon today...

Posted by David at July 18, 2006 03:08 PM

im ashamed it took me so long to get that

Posted by: Charlie at February 14, 2008 02:17 PM

ANG PANGIT NG NEWSPAPER NYO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by: camelle at July 11, 2008 09:14 PM

im so very very ashamed cause it took me so long to get that very beautiful newspaper

Posted by: andrew at July 11, 2008 09:18 PM

i dont get it

Posted by: munch at February 12, 2009 05:25 AM

Why would they have an ad written in English, but everything else written in what I presume is Arabic?

Posted by: Gvan at March 29, 2009 04:36 PM

Is it because its talking about explosions in a foreign country as such they are a commonplace?

Posted by: at April 12, 2009 01:11 AM

I have to admit it took me a little while to figure that one out.

Posted by: me at May 22, 2009 03:48 PM

So... They're trying to scare dumb foreigners into buying their product because the local populous isn't stupid enough to buy it?

Posted by: Akrid at July 1, 2009 01:11 PM
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