World’s Craziest Dictators

1Saparmurat “Turkmenbashi” Niyazov (Turkmenistan):Renamed a month after him; banned recorded music, video games and beards! In 1991, after the fall of Communism and the USSR, Turkmenistan found itself independent for the first time in a hundred years. The new president, Saparmurat Niyazov, was the obvious successor – he’d been the Communist Party’s puppet governor since …

Greatest PWNS! Advertising under attack

A billboard in San Fransisco for the Nicholas Cage movie “Lord of War”, now covered over with a picture of President Bush yielding a cute, little political statement. “Keep walking –>AGAINST WAR” “Error. The Operation Completed Successfully” says this sticker over a Windows Vista ad in Prague The Bubble Project The Bubble Project, as proclaimed …

Only in Africa!

The famous “SOTP” sign (in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania) In Cape Town, South Africa Makerere, Uganda Come again?! A power line pole in the middle of the road (BuruBuru, Nairobi, Kenya) How to paint a pool (in Lusaka, Zambia) In Lagos, Nigeria.