Emi Mahmoud – “How to Translate a Joke” (250K Views!)

“This joke that I heard in Arabic hurts just as much in English, and French, and in any other dialect.”

Congratulations to Emi Mahmoud for topping 250,000 views on this incredible poem! Watch more from Button Poetry Live here.

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