Tuesday, March 10, 2009

YouTube Irony

There is a huge irony in Bangladesh govt blocking YouTube inside the country.

That's because one of the three founders of YouTube is of Bangladeshi-German origin.

That would be Jawed Karim.

3 comments:

Sven C said...

I read that Jawed Karims citizenship has been cancelled:

http://jorurikhobor.blogspot.com/2009/03/bangladesh-bans-youtube-govt-to-remain.html

Is that really true?

Sven Cahling
Sweden

ulysses said...

Hi Sven,

I will check some more, but it sure looks like a joke - maybe the BD version of The Onion :-)

Ihtisham

Anonymous said...

He's got too many citizenship, American, German, Bangladeshi.
no need to be greedy