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· December, 2011

Stories about Humor from December, 2011

Colombia: Salsa Song Criticizes Bus Rapid Transport System

A salsa song and video documents the suffering that travelling in the Transmilenio public transportation system of Bogota represents for its users.

Macedonia: Twitter Hashtag for Prime Minister – #Ж

The Macedonian Twitter community is using the hashtag #Ж (uppercase of the Cyrillic letter romanized as Zh or Ž) as the shortcut symbol referring to the Macedonian PM. Filip Stojanovski...

Sri Lanka: Learning Lessons By Counting Costs

India:Wannabe Trends of 2011

Egypt: FAQ about the political situation in Egypt

Morocco: The Tale of the February 20 Movement in 20 Videos

A look back at how the Moroccan pro-democracy movement "February 20" has used videos, as very powerful and viral social media tool to get its message across. Hisham Almiraat shares...

China: Ticket for Noah’s Ark 2012 Sold Online

Armenia: Fans of Facebook Cocktail Bar

Guyana: politics and egg-pelting

Puerto Rico: Teatro Breve's Holiday Special

Puerto Rico: #EnProfundo 51

China: Pandaman vs. Christian “Batman” Bale Goes Viral

Christian Bale's recent run-in with state security police (aka "Pandas") has inspired a series of viral spoof images, and coincides with the news that another high-profile Chinese dissident has been...

Nigeria: My Interview With Santa Claus

Bermuda: Polling Season

Macedonia: Satirical Blog Blames Name Dispute for Greek Bankruptcy

A renowned Macedonian blogger published a satirical article which, in a way, sums up many of the local jokes about the Greek financial problems and the political situation in Macedonia....

Russia: The Revolt of “Net Hamsters”

The day after the elections, Russians got together to rally against election fraud. Even though the United Russia party, according to preliminary results, is to lose some 77 seats compared...

Trinidad & Tobago: Celebrating Christmas

Azerbaijan: Dos and Don'ts of local customs

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