The funniest joke you'll hear about Egypt and Tunisia today

... is in French, from Tunisian blogger Yassine Ayari on Twitter:

L'Egypte se tunisifie, Moubarak se benalise. C'est du Djeddah vu!


Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,