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Karagöz shrugs his shoulders – the other puppets celebrate!


Last night, the night of the elections in the U.S., Karagöz stayed up late with M. to see if Green Party candidate Jill Stein would win, shrugged his shoulders & did some “cheer up” somersaults when she didn’t. I was … Continue reading

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Ugly Turkish-Americans? Mercan Bey finds camels in Tulum, Mexico


When we last left you, Karagöz was almost marinating in his cóctel de mariscos over at El Camello Restaurant in Tulum Pueblo in the Quintana Roo province of Mexico‘s Yucatan penninsula. Since Karagöz was given permission to dictate yesterday’s post, and since he … Continue reading

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