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Borat strikes again. Sacha Baron Cohen
, star of HBO
's Ali G Show
, hits another unsuspecting American audience, this time as Borat Sagdiyev
, Kazakhstan's sixth most famous man. "And may George W. Bush drink the blood of every man, woman and child in Iraq." Kazahkstanians say the darndest things!
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has created a cartoon "Republican Survivor." Read the profiles
of the contestants. You can vote them out after each "episode." The National Republican Committee says that they are just "Playing with cartoons
." But I think it's friggin hilarious
America and England: Separated By Humor?
"This laughter gulf between two otherwise co-dependent cultures should not be thought surprising. The two most fundamental aspects of comedy are observation and speech rhythms and these are necessarily subject to local variation. The point has often been made that British jokes derive most often from class and puns, while US humour is rooted in gags." While talk show host Ruby Wax claims
"If your language consists of little more than guttural grunts and cherry pie, you can't be blamed for not getting it." Is it any wonder her little show
tanked so fast?