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· October, 2008

Stories about Humor from October, 2008

Ukraine: “A Lawyer and a Ukrainian” Joke

Serbia: Belgrade Bus Drivers

Russia, U.S.: Sergei Elkin's U.S. Election Cartoons

How to Drive in Morocco

Japan: Marriage with anime characters

Angola: On the mermaid Kianda and other mythical beings

Angola has several stories, legends and mythical characters which, like a breath of fresh air, feed the imagination of young ones and adults alike, giving wealth to Angolan history and...

Japan: Expression of surprise

Uzbekistan: Karimov Comes to Town

Climate Analysis of Rihanna's ‘Shut up and Drive’ Video

Empivot is an online green media aggregator, or as its tag line says, it is the ‘Online Network for Green Video’. Members can upload video, browse channels such as Renewable...

Jordan: Dog Attacks Car

Israel: Desiring the Druze

Guyana: Ladylike?

Lebanon: Arabic Names

Bangladesh: Milk and Melamine

Trinidad & Tobago: RIP Email

Barbados, U.S.A.: Ordinary Joes?

Cameroon In The Eyes of British And American Volunteers

There are very few Cameroonian bloggers based in Cameroon. This vacuum has been occupied by volunteers working in the country (mainly) for the British organization Volunteer Service Overseas (VSO) and...

Guyana: Customer is Always Right

Trinidad & Tobago, U.S.A.: “Bushisms”

China: Text Messages on Sanlu

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