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Japanese Tea Drinking in Jordan


So yesterday I went to a “Japanese Tea Drinking” event at the Jordan River Foundation. We drank something called “Matcha” – it’s almost fluorescent green, has small bubbles in it, and bears no resemblance at all to Green tea.  The … Continue reading

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Wikileaks: Getting Personal. Juicy bits 1


Wikileaks shows that there’s a big difference between suspecting what goes on, and actually seeing some evidence: President Barack Obama is revealed in one damaging cable as having ‘no feelings for Europe’ and preferring to ‘look East rather than West’. … Continue reading

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Cafe Des Artistes opens on Rainbow


A sheek new purely-art themed cafe opens on Rainbow: Cafe Des Artistes. Continue reading

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On God and Creativity


Yes… the ‘G’ word. Don’t worry :-p Continue reading

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Why don’t people write?


Maybe the writer’s are the normal ones? Why wouldn’t anyone want to write? Why didn’t everyone write? I came up with the following: Continue reading

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ID:000: Jordan’s Orphans


ID:000 won best documentary at the Franco-Arab Film Festival, but left a few questions unanswered. Continue reading

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Just Another Month in Jordan…


Shufi Mafi for the month of May – a look back at the Amandla Forum, the disturbance on Mecca Street, 7iber’s birthday, and covering the story of a difficult yet memorable artist. Continue reading

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