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Student Caught with 35 ft-long Cheat Sheet

There’s cheating, and then there’s this Borat-style stunt from a student in Kazakhstan: A high school student has been expelled after being caught with a 35ft (11 metres) long crib sheet wrapped around his body [...]

Kazakhstan Now Thankful for Borat

Back in 2006, the Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan was angry at Borat. The movie, starring Sacha Baron Cohen and shot in neighboring Romania, made fun of the country (as the movie’s theme song proclaimed, [...]

Borat National Anthem Played at Medal Ceremony

Big Oops of the Day: After Kazakh athlete Maria Dmitrienko won gold medal in target shooting at the 10th Arab Shooting Championship in Kuwait, she stood in the podium to hear her national anthem. But, instead they played [...]

New Trailer For The Dictator Is Timely Fun

(YouTube Link) Leave it to Sasha Baron Cohen, the guy behind Borat and Ali G, to make light of an uncomfortable situation with broad humor which will allow those being lampooned to laugh at themselves, although ruthless dictators are some of the toughest nuts to crack. Watch this trailer for The Dictator and bask in the [...]

Our Maxim-Approved Twitter Feed

It’s time for our semi-regular reminder of our Twitter account’s existence. Earlier this week, Maxim Magazine named us in their list of 100 Twitter Feeds Every Guy Should Follow. Any time we’re mentioned in the same breath as Wired, Bob Vila and Borat, I’m honored.