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· November, 2007

Stories about Humor from November, 2007

Israel/Palestine: Off the Wall Comedy

Ray Hanania performs at the Off the Wall Comedy Club in Palestine and Israel and writes about his experience here.

Egypt: Annapolis Joke

Heard the latest Egyptian joke on Annapolis? Zeinobia delivers it here.

China: Fake Confession on Fake Tiger

Joel Martinsen from Danwei summarizes the official responses to the fake tiger issue and netizens’ spoofing of the responses.

Brazil: War in Rio

The blog War in Rio, o Jogo [pt], which defines itself as “a manifest game and a bad taste joke”, has been quickly gaining popularity. Inspired by Wargaming, the idea...

Guyana: Chit-Chat

According to Guyana-Gyal, chatting, or “gyaffing” is “what we live for here…and cellaar-phones ring in the best thing for extra-communication in my lovely native land.”

China: New Idiom

Doublleaf suggests a new idiom “Zheng Long Pai Hu” (zh). Its literal meaning is Zheng Long taking the tiger photo and its extended meaning is someone doing forgery for interest...

Russia: Peter Nalitch

Siberian Light writes about Peter Nalitch, Russia's “homegrown star to match Borat”: “Seriously – who could resist the charming Nalitch as he croons “Gitarrr, Gitarrr, Gitarrr, jump to my yaguarrr,...

Bulgaria: Sofia Cab Driver

Petya of Bighead shares a Sofia cab driver story.

Poland: Police Jokes

The beatroot and his readers share favorite jokes about Polish cops.

Poland: Satire and Chastity

The beatroot writes about the recent Spanish royalty cartoon scandal and the Polish google bomber's case – as well as the church's initiative to make “chastity trendy” in Poland.

Kuwait: Trips, Travel and More

Kuwaiti blogger continue to blog about their activities, within and outside their country. Abdullatif AlOmar keeps us up-to-date with their adventures.

Guyana: The Food of Love

“If this be the food of luuuve eat on, go on, have another”: Guyana-Gyal indulges in some “chawklit”.

Philippines: Teacher-blogger tries out ‘Wu Wei 10′ with students

Akomismo introduces Wu Wei 10, a classroom game and merit system based on the principles of Taoism where:”students are rewarded with Chi points for the tasks they fulfill, and they...

Blogenyo, a Webcomic about the Philippine Blogopshere

Tonyo Cruz introduces a newly launched webcomic blog that takes on the Phillipine Blogosphere. Blogenyo seeks to poke fun at the events, intrigues, controversies, issues, and trends among Filipino bloggers.

Croatia: Football News

Illyrian Gazette writes about the Croatian football team, music – and Borat.

India: Noise and Gods

The din of Hindu festivals doesn't quite find cheer with Chronicus Skepticus, who wonders if the Hindu gods are deaf as posts.

Slovenia: Last Combat's Dormant Battles

On Last Combat, Slovenia is, so far, a rather obscure place, writes The Glory of Carniola. Russia is a pretty busy battlefield, though.

Jamaica: A Man's Man?

Marlon James writes a Top Ten list of the types of men men hate.

Japan: Panties Pulling Game

Lee from Tokyo Times blogs about the panties pulling game.

China: Loong not Dragon

Lanzhou city urged to standardize the translation of Chinese dragon into “Loong” as the two words convey very different imagine. Zishuo suggests to translate the word into “Yoooooog” as the...

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