2 minutes read September 22, 2015 Awkward is the New Black, a short film on Youtube star Issa Rae In 2012, Issa Rae, the American actress and writer, debuted her web series The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl (also known as ABG), equal satire and romantic comedy. Over two seasons,….. Read More 2 minutes read July 10, 2014 There’s something about the Youtube “ghetto prank” genre On the Ock YouTube channel, two young men introduce themselves and say “they’re going to the hood” to play pranks. These pranks consist of things like fake farting on people, stealing….. Read More 15 minutes read November 26, 2012 Africa for Norway: The Interview A little over a week ago we covered the release of Radi-Aid: Africa for Norway, the online faux development campaign calling on Africans to donate radiators to Norway. Since Radi-Aid’s….. Read More 1 minute read March 14, 2012 #Kony2012 is a Parody #Kony2012 is no joke (millions of people still send money to Invisible Children and one of its first public critics, a Canadian student who runs a tumblr blog called Visible….. Read More 2 minutes read May 14, 2011 Paul Kagame Spins Youtube I just wasted 47 minutes watching the latest installment in Youtube’s much hyped “World View” series with presidents and prime ministers; this time the subject was Rwanda’s Life President, Paul….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read April 11, 2011 Milestones: South African newspaper, Mail & Guardian, opens YouTube account The South African newspaper Mail&Guardian has a YouTube channel which makes browsing through their occasional video reports accompanying the on-line and printed news a lot easier. The videos include Q&A’s,….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read June 13, 2010 The "South African" Office 10 minute rip-off of successful BBC TV series, “The Office,” for a local Youtube humor channel, NotOnTV. Little different from the original, with a few nods to local conditions. Also….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.