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  • Roland the Farter: Humour Never Changes

    Roland the Farter: Humour Never Changes

    Professional farters have existed for a long time. In the 12th century, a man named Roland the Farter paid for his land by performing a jump, a whistle, and a fart for the king on Christmas Day. Why was a fart enough to pay rent, and what’s so funny about farting anyway?

  • Christmas Crappers and the New Year Nose Man

    Christmas Crappers and the New Year Nose Man

    The festive season in Catalonia, an area in Northeastern Spain, is characterised by several colourful characters. Two have became quite well-known because of their scatological humour, the Caganer and the Caga Tió, but there’s a third who I think is just as interesting.