Politics is no laughing matter in Singapore
Wednesday, December 20, 2006; 2:39 AM
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Chewing gum, homosexuality, public protests... the list of things frowned upon is long in Singapore. But satire? Yes, that too. Seriously.
Political humor is playing a bigger role than ever in the city-state, and despite government's insistence that politics is no laughing matter, satirical websites are blossoming.