Seriously, wouldn't it have been better if that Human League song had been about this Lebanon? I went there a while ago, and the resulting article is here.
By the way, that guy in the picture was really into it. He kept saying, while describing events from the 18th century, "Can you imagine it?!!" There's so much history in Lebanon, and so little else (I mean that in a good way) that yes, enthusiastic period-dress dude, I can.