Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Lebanon's history via pop culture 10

Traffic jams. Fictional and real. Even in those troubled times, any ceasefire would drive – literally – people on a frenzy, to go out, to explore the autobahn, to reach the seaside, to take one less capsule of Tranxene, to breeze salty air, and buy fruits from ambulant vendors, and honk in the Nahr el Kalb tunnel, and live – even if just a little. Even if just a little phony.