Stories about Humor from December, 2016
Like many words in Russian, the 2016 words of the year can be explained but not quite translated.
In the spirit of 2016, RuNet Echo risks spoiling everything in an effort to make sense of Russia's hottest Internet memes over the past year.
"How philosophical, how profound are the doubts that trouble the Latin American minds of our times."
Humor: One of the most important elements in Latin American Christmas celebrations.
For ten years, a U.S. embassy operated quietly in Accra, the capital of the West African country of Ghana. But the embassy wasn't an embassy at all.
"Such a lazy coverage of a fantastic story by @CNN. No nuance, just the usual template "Africans are suffering."#CNNGetItRight"
Students at St. Petersburg's College of Information Technologies have built a new programming language using the "gopnik" vernacular.
Trinidad and Tobago lies along a major earthquake fault line, so the tremor wasn't all that surprising -- but netizens still saw humour in the midst of an unnerving experience.