Its best jokes approach some savage, atavistic core of cultural taboo and make the viewer wonder: Is it really possible to laugh at this? My name-a Borat. I like you.
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The devilish pranks of "Borat" have made him the powder-blue polyester breakout hit of the season. But how many of Sacha Baron Cohen's gags are real, and which ones are staged? Which of Borat's victims were legitimately goofed, and which ones just played along for giggles?
But all that proves is that Borat has never been far from our collective consciousness. Which makes it something of a happy accident that he ended up touring America. Truly, I never get tired of it.
Every generation or so, a man comes to our world from the provinces and sees it as if for the first time. Sometimes he comes as Napoleon, sometimes he comes as Gandhi, but he's always the same man, and he always follows the same course. As Bob Dylan sang, "Well, first he's in the background, then he's in the front.
Borat Sagdiyev is a fictitious journalist from Kazakhstan, who travels to the U. The most popular Borat quotes can be found on the Borat t-shirts below. The tees include the Kazakhstan shirts and the Sexy Time Borat t-shirt.
Kirkis a fictional character. As it was, the article or at least its opening paragraph seemed to participate in Cohen's joking pretense that Borat is a real person, which effectively made the article an advertisement for Cohen's work rather than reportage of it. An encyclopedia should remain independent.