0 minutes Less than a minute read October 18, 2011 Found Objects No. 15 Richard Pryor as Uganda’s dictator Idi Amin Dada on his short-lived 1977 TV sketch comedy show on the American network channel, NBC. Read More 2 minutes read March 6, 2011 Found Objects, No. 12 Following my brief post (more a series of video clips) about African-American comedians and their ‘Africa’ jokes, blogger/musicologist Wayne & Wax alerted me to this album cover for Richard Pryor’s….. Read More 1 minute read February 13, 2011 Found Objects, No.10: "Africa" jokes There’s something about American comedians and Africa. You’re not sure whether they’re laughing at us or with us. Not even some African-Americans comedians can steer clear of the stereotypes. There’s….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.