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In hopes of better diplomatic relations, the State Department contacts Albert Brooks (playing himself) and asks the comedian if he will go to India and try to find out what constitutes comedy in the Muslim world--then file a 500-page report.

Violence A
Sexual Content A
Profanity C
Substance Use D

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Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World

Can comedy help us to better understand other cultures? Do Americans differ in what they find funny? What elements help to form our sense of humor?

What other ways can comedy be used in a positive manner? When can trying to be funny hurt others? Have you ever been offended by something someone else perceived as being humorous?

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