Oh dear. Lindsay Lohan posted that image to Instagram earlier today. Pretty! Except “أنت حمار” doesn’t mean “you’re beautiful,” it means “You’re a donkey,” or, literally, “You’re a jackass.”
Frozen continues its relentless march across the face of the planet. Not content to drive English-speaking parents to drink, Disney is rolling out "localized" versions of the movie for languages around the world. But why is the Arabic version so weird?
Like most Americans, 23-year-old Jennifer Grout can't speak Arabic. Unlike most Americans, 23-year-old Jennifer Grout has not let that inconvenient tidbit stop her from singing traditional Middle Eastern music so expertly performed that she might be on her way to winning Arabs Got Talent.