Late Night FDL: Borat, Capitalism Finally Make Kazakhstan Happy

By: Tuesday April 24, 2012 8:00 pm

Kazakhstan’s Foreign Minister Yerzhan Kazykhanov claims the publicity from “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan,” has caused visa applications to increase tenfold in the six years since its release.

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