The satirical show this season has addressed some major issues related to Saudi Arabia
The puppet has spoken out on condoms, hangovers and even posed with a copy of Fifty Shades of Grey
In an editorial, the Globe calls the satire "an exercise in taking a man at his word"
An Program that aired a comedy sketch last week impersonating Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah outraged his supporters in Lebanon
In the near future, Albasheer intends to add theatrical flourishes to a his show – a feature once employed by his Egyptian counterpart Bassem Yousef
Oliver registered his church last week to raise awareness of the tax-free operations of thousands of churches
The 52-year-old satirist announced last winter that he was getting restless and that it was time to move on
Naser Al Qasabi’s sketch comedy show “Selfie” earned him death threats from ISIS after mocking the extremists
In one scene, a group of buffoonish holy warriors at a "girl market" picks concubines from a line of chained women abducted from the battlefield
Humour was one of the only channels for protest under successive Egyptian autocrats accused of mismanagement, repression and corruption
These cartoon images of the other have gone on for decades, even centuries
The puppet telephoned an Egyptian television show via Skype in which she made the announcement
Host of American late-night satirical news program Stephen Colbert apologized to Canadians for the “awful things” he said about them over ...
l-Khorafa State,” or “The Myth State” in English, premiered with a satirical theme song
Observers hailed Stewart mocking the inability to criticize Israel in a media environment generally sensitive to the topic
News site falls for hoax story on Jordan the glamor model 'suing the state of Jordan for copyright infringement'
Activists in Syria's Homs have released a grim video satire, punctuated with laughter, in which they find gallows humour in two years spent under army siege
She's hit the headlines over the past three years for venting her frustrations to the Egyptian public in the most provoking of ways
Established Pakistan newspaper quotes satirical website’s joke that Gulf nationals have been barred from Qatar-owned London store
Youssef’s show had been suspended by the Egyptian satellite television channel CBC
The show’s producers do not know who released the video
Youssef’s show ‘The Program’ was suspended by private broadcaster CBC as it violated its editorial policy
Satire in Lebanon is submissive to the calculations of politics and the media
The success of comedians has rested on their ability to deploy a balance between the two types of satire: The Horatian and the Juvenalian
It is impossible to fix the future without reconciling it with the past. How can the Arab societies that have witnessed civil wars or entered into ...
“Welcome to The Program!” Every week Egyptians obsessively tuned in to hear that slogan and watch groundbreaking TV political satirist ...
After the dramatic overthrow of Mohammad Mursi and ongoing concerns about Egypt’s future, the country’s political crisis offers little to ...
The story went viral; within weeks the Pan Arabia Enquirer had 500,000 hits, while even a few members of the Emirates cabin crew were fooled by a news ...
Egypt’s Bassem Youssef, the TV host called to court for poking fun at President Mursi, was applauded at this week's Arab Media Forum ...
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