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· August, 2010

Stories about Humor from August, 2010

Russia: Video Depicting the Real Details of Putin's Trip

Cameroon: A white person is eating me

Moldova: Mock Independence Day Greetings

Russia: Soviet History and Tetris

France: An Imaginary Dialogue between Sarkozy and Berlusconi

Hungary: Skateboarding priest gets adepts

Taiwan: Who Needs A Founding Father?

Does Dr. Sun Yat-sen deserve the title of “the Founding Father of Republic of China (R.O.C)”? Is he really a flawless idealistic political leader and the hero behind the revolution...

Barbados: CARICOM Pappyshow?

Morocco: When Sarkozy “Proposes” a French Version of Ramadan

When Ahmed wrote his satirical blog post about a completely fictional announcement by president Nicolas Sarkozy intending to impose a French version of Islam on French Muslims, he never imagined...

Brunei: “I'm sorry” video now a youtube sensation

Zek's youtube video of apology to his ex-girlfriend is the newest internet sensation in Brunei. A popular blogger described Zek as the "Justin Bieber of Brunei" and the video is...

Brazil: Dona Delma on Twitter

Brazil: Sex and Politics

Jordan: Royal Conversations

Philippines: “Jejemon” Translator and the Global Voices Manifesto

Jejemon is a special combination of internet and mobile phone language which is popularly used by young Filipinos today. Using the Jejemon Translator, let us 'jejemonize' the Global Voices Manifesto.

Global: Ramadan Memes

Every year, web-savvy Muslims around the world share images with each other to celebrate Ramadan. While most images of the sort are solemn, there is often plenty of humor to...

Lebanon: Once Upon a Time in Beirut

Jordan: An Ode to the White Plastic Chair

Russia: “Watchmen Intro” Parody About Police

D.R. of Congo: Collection of Taxi slogans

Russia: Internet Trolls for the Good?

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