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· July, 2008

Stories about Humor from July, 2008

Barbados, Canada: Caribana Fever

Guyana: Death Announcement Ban?

Tube Adventure: A Bilingual Quest Game on YouTube

The popular Spanish YouTube channel Pinofas has created a novel project: it's an hero adventure quest live-action game that takes advantage of the new tagging, linking and commenting capabilities that...

No to Kuwait's New Internet Law

Kuwaiti bloggers are angry at a proposed new Internet Law, which they claim would make their days as free bloggers numbered, after Attorney General Hamad Al Othman announced that a...

Korea: Fan Death and Your Belief

There is a myth that has been handed down from generation to generation in Korea. “The fan death.” If you sleep with a fan on in an airtight room, you...

China: The Great Mascot Conspiracy

Trinidad & Tobago: Backhoe Backup

Brazil: A topless protest in Rio downtown

Ghana: Of goats and men

South Africa: The Skype Dance

China: Xinhua PS News Photo

US, Russia: Gorby vs Yeltsin, Multistate Bar Exam Scenario

Trinidad & Tobago: Question Time

China: (Not) welcoming George Bush to the Olympics

China: Don't even think about asking

Saudi Arabia: Segregation on the blogroll?

It is well known that segregation of the sexes in Saudi Arabia exists in everyday life - but what about online? Can the names of male and female bloggers exist...

Jamaica: Glass Casket

Korea: Chopsticks… Rather Complicated…

Why does Korea use iron for chopsticks while other chopsticks countries use wooden materials? What is the history of the use of chopsticks? When do kids learn how to use...

Jamaica: Stolen Beach

Macedonia: American Girls Gone Global

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