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May 18, 2017
Hindi Medium quick review: Irrfan Khan's film makes you laugh but doesn't hit you hardHindi Medium oscillates from a satire to a social commentary so it may confuse, but it never fails to entertain.
May 13, 2017
Critique in caricature: Is political cartooning a dying art, or is there hope for its future?Amid a generation growing up on memes and gifs, have staff cuts and dwindling freelance budgets sentenced political cartoons to a decline?
Apr 02, 2017
Facebook's stories feature proves Mark Zuckerberg is the Pritam of Silicon ValleyLast week, Mark Zuckerberg and his team of engineers came up with a path-breaking feature on Facebook called Snapchat. But they called it 'stories'.
Apr 01, 2017
Donald Trump to issue an executive order to ban Facebook across USDonald Trump will soon issue an executive order to ban Facebook in the country.
Mar 26, 2017
Just for laughs: India's obsession with slapstick humour sounds death knell for budding satiristsThe obsession with slapstick humour is ingrained in every Indian because of years of socialisation and conditioning to a myopic definition of comedy.
Feb 25, 2017
Donald Trump era: Political satire has its place in resistance, but it must lead to organisingHumour definitely has its place in resistance, but we must remember that humour and culture do not replace organising. Humour shelters us from the world for a period of time, but eventually we must reemerge, rejuvenated and ready to fight.
Feb 24, 2017
A day in the life of Dr Allan Border: Australia's pre-eminent medical guru advises Matt RenshawMatt Renshaw was sent to see the country’s preeminent medical guru, Dr Allan Border, who had been particularly critical of the decision to ‘retire ill’. In transcripts obtained for Firstpost, here’s how things unfolded.
Feb 19, 2017
Saturday Night Live, female icons, and impersonation in the time of Donald TrumpAs women comedians on Saturday Night Live take on Donald Trump and his administration, they're providing the hilarious reality check that's the need of the hour
Jan 25, 2017
Watch: Donald Trump's 'America First' policy gets fitting response from this Dutch videoThe world was watching the inauguration of President Donald Trump. So was Netherlands. Here's what the satire show 'Zondag met Lubach' had said about his 'America First' and NATO rhetoric
Jan 19, 2017
Being Bhai: How Salman Khan deals with suicidal blackbucks, homicidal Range RoversIt’s not easy being Bhai. Not by a long shot. Even if, like Bhai, you’re really good at long shots, as certain not-so-recently deceased deer might tell you. Or would, if they hadn’t been shot, except they probably still wouldn’t tell you because a) you don’t speak deer and b) the case has dragged on so long they’d probably be dead by now from old age anyway.