Read frequent Arabist reader Praktike on the Dream Palace of the Americans. I am very jealous of his clever title, and have a comment under his post. And speaking of Fouad Ajami
In other news: Muammar Qadhafi is still insane, and now claims to have been very close to building a nuclear bomb.
Lebanese writer Elias Khouri on the invasions of Lebanon.
A petition for academics condemning Israel's aggression.
Not about Lebanon, but here is Gush Shalom's debunking of Ehud Barak's "generous" 2000 offer. (To bookmark and send to the next idiot who mentions it.)