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· July, 2008

Stories about Humor from July, 2008

Armenia: Cigarettes & National Identity

Serbia: Bob Marley Monument; Serbian Reggae

Serbia: Cult of Milosevic

Blogger lampoons Senegalese singer's foray into politics

Blog Politique au Senegal thinks Senegalese singer Demba Dia's candidacy for public office is hardly serious. But neither is politics in Senegal!

China: Olympic Condom

Soviet History: Cars

Palestine: Obama in the News

Presidential Candidate Barack Obama is making headlines this week in the Palestinian blogosphere: partly for his impending visit to the West Bank and partly for his turn on the cover...

China: Noise games

Always a cynic and hardly a hater, humor blogger Wang Xiaofeng posted this today (and only this) with the title ‘noise games’, a play on the Chinese word for the...

Guyana: Summer Time?

Brazil: “Forget adsense, I want a banner from the Senate!”

A blogger uncovered the story: the Brazilian Senate pays a monthly fee of US$ 30,084.61 for a 120×60 banner on an unknown website. Bloggers are now humorously trying to get...

Japan: Door of the Year

Brunei: Pencilnose campaign

Soviet History: Politcal Jokes

Touring Libyan Blogs: Summer, Diplomacy, Data Protection and the Right to Privacy

The sprawling summer days in Libya have kicked in fast bringing with them the beach season, which for me carries wafts of childhood holiday memories and funnily enough watermelons. As...

Belarus: Change

China: Canteen=Translate Server Error

China: Interviewing Mr. Strong Pig

Puerto Rico: Number Two

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