Why did Qatar even want the World Cup?

Looks like a whole bunch of Qatar fans left early during their 2-0 loss to Ecuador.Image🇧🇷 Getty Images The small Middle Eastern country — known for its poor human rights record — is the World Cup host, but did Qatar actually WANT it to begin with? Whichever government officials were responsible for bringing the world’s … Read more

Journalists banned from taking photos in Qatar

No pictures, please!Image🇧🇷 Getty Images We’re less than a week away from the opening ceremonies for the World Cup (which, by the way, still don’t have an announced performer, after being turned down by Rod Stewart, Dua Lipaand now Shakira), and things in Doha are progressing just about as well as expected when you hold … Read more