Egypt Strikes Islamic State In Libya, Will Buy French Rafale Fighters 

In what is a growing front in the war on the Islamic State, Egypt has admitted that it launched airstrikes against the group in Derna, Libya, a port city 150 miles east of Benghazi. The Egyptian military says that the attack is in response to a gruesome video showing Egyptian Coptic Christians being beheaded en masse. » 2/16/15 9:39am 2/16/15 9:39am

Massive Suez Canal Tanker Crash Is Like Two Drunk Rams Trying To Fight

The thing about massive container ships is that when they crash, there is no way it's going to be small. And they're so big, that even while trying to do an emergency turn, they only manage to sweep along ever... so... slowly. Which makes this hit pretty damn big. » 9/29/14 8:33pm 9/29/14 8:33pm

King Tut Was Killed In A Gruesome Chariot Accident, Says Science

Tutankhamen was the most famous of all the Egyptian Pharaohs, but it's always been a bit of a mystery how he died. He passed at only 19, and he seemed to have pretty bad injuries at his death, but there was no record of an assassination. Thanks to Science, we now know it was probably due to a chariot accident. » 11/03/13 7:27pm 11/03/13 7:27pm

Egyptian Demonstator Gets Way Too Close To A Helicopter

A demonstrator in Egypt got a surprisingly close view of the bottom of a passing helicopter when he positioned himself on the top of a power line in the middle of a fly-by. » 7/29/13 4:30pm 7/29/13 4:30pm

Egyptian Protesters Paint Helicopter With Hundreds of Laser Pointers

People in Egypt, in case you haven't heard, aren't too happy with the state of things under President Mohamed Morsi. Cairo has been beset with protests and riots since Sunday. » 7/01/13 11:52am 7/01/13 11:52am

Meet The Egyptian Journalist Who Chased Down And Scolded Her Own…

Cairo, Egpyt is notorious for its horrible traffic. Roadways are packed solid and anarchy reigns over intersections. But on rare occasions, even the worst gridlock can be a good thing. » 1/17/13 12:20pm 1/17/13 12:20pm

Egypt's funniest pro-Osama Bin Laden protester

The debate we're having internally is whether or not this guy going double-double on a scooter during an Egyptian pro-Osama Bin Laden rally is actually one of a handful of protestors decrying the American assassination of the Al Qaida leader or just a wonderfully inappropriate photo bomb. » 5/09/11 1:30pm 5/09/11 1:30pm

Rioting Pro Tip No. 87: If you run over an Egyptian protester, don't…

There are a few videos of Egypt's security forces running over protesters, but this guy didn't get the memo that you shouldn't stop after you do it. Yep, they flipped the bitch. » 2/10/11 4:30pm 2/10/11 4:30pm

Want To Buy A New Fiat 128? Head To Egypt!

Maybe you didn't head straight to Nigeria when you learned that you can still buy a new Peugeot 504 there, preferring instead to save your money for a brand-new Italian 1960s car. Well, no need to head to Serbia for a 128-based Zastava Skala 55, not when you can go to Egypt and get yourself a gleaming new Nasr 128!… » 6/03/08 4:00pm 6/03/08 4:00pm