February 22nd, 2012 08:16 pm    Comments Off on SECOND POST: SYRPER BRAINTEASER OF THE WEEK;

SECOND POST: SYRPER BRAINTEASER OF THE WEEK;

SECOND POST – February 22, 2012  –   Here we go again, people. This installment in our daily programming has become so popular that we are regularly receiving insulting messages implying “laziness” or “contempt” whenever we miss a day.  Well, here we go. Try to keep your time to one hour.  You can use paper and pencil, but,…

January 2nd, 2012 04:28 pm    Comments Off on SYRPER SPEAKS TO REAL SYRIANS OVER THE HOLIDAYS AND REPORTS TO ITS READERS; BRAINTEASER OF THE WEEK;

SYRPER SPEAKS TO REAL SYRIANS OVER THE HOLIDAYS AND REPORTS TO ITS READERS; BRAINTEASER OF THE WEEK;

January 2, 2012 – Over the holidays, SyrPer editor in chief, Ziad, spend a good deal of time on the telephone with family members in Lebanon and Syria, gleaning information from real people who are actual eyewitnesses to events in the Levant.  Unlike the BBC, NYT and other major news organizations, Ziad actually talks to…