Remembering the celebrated satirist ‘who taught Germans how to laugh’

Remembering the celebrated satirist ‘who taught Germans how to laugh’

Being crowned King of Comedy in a country once voted least funny in the world might not sound impressive. But Loriot, who died seven years ago on Wednesday, defies stereotypes of Germans not being able to laugh at themselves.

Police snap parrot going at 1.5 times speed limit

Police snap parrot going at 1.5 times speed limit

Germany’s best April Fools’ jokes

Germany’s best April Fools’ jokes

Spoof hails Varoufakis: puts ‘hell’ in ‘Hellenica’

Spoof hails Varoufakis: puts ‘hell’ in ‘Hellenica’

Germany’s April Fools’ Day Gold

Germany’s April Fools’ Day Gold