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· January, 2010

Stories about Humor from January, 2010

The Balkans: “Six Reasons for Marrying a Balkan Man”

Trinidad & Tobago: iThink, therefore iPad

Malawi's President to formally declare new love on Valentine's Day

Malawians are digesting news that the country's president Dr Bingu wa Mutharika will engage his former tourism minister Callister Chimombo on Valenetine's Day 14 February. A couple of bloggers have...

Trinidad & Tobago: Giving Up the Post?

Despite the devastation taking place in other parts of the region, in Trinidad and Tobago it appears to be politics as usual. On the heels of news that party voting...

Jordan: Tweeps Celebrate their Country

In an initiative that was adopted by tweeps from other Arab countries, Jordanian users of micro-blogging site Twitter created and maintained a hashtag that celebrates the top 50 things they...

Japan: Pokemon in Japanese Style Paintings

Africa: When in trouble, say you are a British journalist

China: No more dirty joke via SMS

According to last week's Xinhuanet report, Mobile China Shanghai branch will start suspending a mobile phone's SMS function if they find the number distribute “vulgar”, “pornographic” and other illegal contents(Details...

Morocco: Meet the Cartoonists

Trinidad & Tobago: Butter Bread

Russia: Gamer, Cat And Intellectual Are Most Popular Memes On RuNet

Trinidad & Tobago: By George!

Egypt: How to cross a street

Qatar: Did Doha finally get a Wal Mart?

Breaking news out of Qatar - Doha finally gets a Wal Mart! Hopes soared and then crashed in Doha on Monday as news that a Walmart has opened here spread...

MENA: Does Rain Bring Happiness or Misery?

Many bloggers and Twitter users from Egypt and different parts in MENA region reported rain and some dusty storms today. Depending on their circumstances, some welcomed the drops of rain...

UK: Twitter joke led to Terror Act arrest

Egypt: Natural Disasters and the NDP

Georgia: Penisman, an alternative superhero

Bangladesh: Traffic Jam And The Prime Minister

China: Bloggers’ Reviews of Avatar

James Cameron’s blockbuster, Avatar, was released in China on 2 January 2010, two weeks later than the rest of the world. It is proving popular among the Chinese people. Apart...

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