Stories about Humor from March, 2017
A crisis in Brazil's prisons has raised alarms about systemic violence, and also highlighted a vocal segment of Brazilian society apparently cheering on the bloodshed.
The administrator was prosecuted not for defamation, but rather for violating Brazil's anonymity laws.
The Belarusian ministry in charge of managing disasters and national emergencies has produced a cartoon show. The series features animals in Looney-Toons-style misadventures, and teaches children how to stay safe.
"Anytime Nyango Star makes a public appearance it is to help Tohoku recover. The mascot isn't drumming for its personal gain but for its beloved home."
According to sources in the Kremlin, the order came from the very top: Russian governors were to celebrate International Women's Day "creatively."
"Uber. Are you completely nuts? Is this what a Californian startup looks like?"