ATHENS – For many, Greece’s near-implosion and future-in-the-balance crisis is no laughing matter.
But in several quarters — not least among wry Greeks themselves — jokes are flourishing.
Here is a small selection of humour making the rounds, inside and outside the country:
– Greece’s capital? –
On Reddit, an online bulletin board community, the reigning joke is: “What is the capital of Greece?”
The dry answer: “About 20 euros.”
Another gag, this time on Twitter: “What’s a Grecian urn? A lot less than he did two years ago.”… READ MORE