Egypt Archive

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    Portobello post: Conquering fear and french fries

    Tweet Special to HEINUS by Prof. Edward G. Portobello – How does one handle fear? Does facing fear allow one to conquer it? At the tallest building in America, the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower in Chicago, you can face your fear of heights, for example. […]

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    James Cameron forced off Avatar II, joins Mubarak in exile

    Tweet HEINUS – LOS ANGELES  Emboldened by events in Egypt, members of the Directors Guild of America (DGA) staged public demonstrations against ‘King of the World’ film director James Cameron calling on him to step aside. After several days of intense pressure, Cameron agreed to […]

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    If Egypt pyramids damaged, Brooklyn man responsible for repair

    Tweet HEINUS – NEW YORK  The recent protests and street violence in Egypt has raised fears that ancient Egyptian monuments that have stood for thousands of years may be damaged. While developing a contingency plan for repairing any possible damage to the pyramids, Egyptian archeologists […]

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    Intel admits to defective chip, Mubarak blames chip for miscues

    Tweet HEINUS – CAIRO  Microprocessor manufacturer Intel Corp. has admitted that a recently released computer chip has a serious design flaw that can cause it to malfunction. Intel has reportedly shipped eight million of the chips. Ibn al-Nadim, a spokesman for the embattled government of […]

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    Egypt demands Germany return Nefertiti statue – or else

    Tweet HEINUS – CAIRO The Egyptian government has demanded that a German museum return a bust of ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti. The request from Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities went to the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation in Berlin, the controlling authority for Germany’s state museums. […]

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