Posts published in Humour

Latvia’s birth rate was 3% lower in first half of 2020

Friday, August 21, 2020

In July 2020, number of registered births (1 566) was 16.3 % less than in the respective month of the previous year. Data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB)  published August 20 show that number of deaths in July comprised 2 215, which is 5 % less than in July a year ago . In July of this year there were 649 deaths more than births. In the first seven months of this year, 10 471 thousand births were…


Wednesday, July 1, 2020

If you lose one sense, your other senses become enhanced. This is why people with no sense of humour have an increased sense of self-importance.

“Still Breathing”: Samanta Tina at Eurovision 2021? (Video)

Thursday, May 7, 2020

She’s the Latvian star who was ready to bring all the fringe to the Eurovision 2020 stage in Rotterdam. And now, as she waits for the pandemic to end and for Latvia to decide on its future selection process, Samanta Tina has had an in-depth chat with Wiwibloggs. The “Still Breathing” hitmaker — whose honours Tina Turner with her stage name — tells us that she will not accept an offer to compete in any…

Hello from London

Friday, March 6, 2020

There’s nothing Mrs Bucket hates more than someone mispronouncing her name, take a look at some of the many times she’s had to correct everyone.

One reason to buy a painting

Saturday, February 22, 2020

At an art gallery, a woman and her ten-year-old son were having a tough time choosing between one of my paintings and another artist’s work. They finally went with mine. “I guess you decided you prefer an autumn scene to a floral,” I said. “No,” said the boy. “Your painting’s wider, so it’ll cover three holes in our wall.”

Unhappy bird

Saturday, January 25, 2020

A little bird was flying south for the Winter. It was so cold the bird froze and fell to the ground into a large field. While he was lying there, a cow came by and dropped some dung on him. As the frozen bird lay there in the pile of cow dung, he began to realize how warm he was. The dung was actually thawing him out! He lay there…

Christmas Joke

Thursday, December 19, 2019

The 4 stages of life: 1. You believe in Santa Claus 2. You don’t believe in Santa Claus 3. You dress up as Santa Claus 4. You look like Santa Claus  

Donald Trump has to join Latvia’s ‘looser table’ in US comedy sketch (Video)

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Saturday Night Live, a popular comedy sketch show in the US, took a dig at the American president by turning the NATO summit into a cafeteria and having Donald Trump sit at a “loser table” with Latvia. After a  video   emerged from the NATO summit earlier in December that saw the leaders of Canada, the United Kingdom, and France mock Trump, several US comedy shows took a dig at…