Lithuania Achieves Internet Meme Status

For those of you who haven’t seen this video — which appears to have “gone viral” in the United States — here it is.

And, on August 6, Lithuania was featured in the NPR program Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me not once but twice.  In “Bluff the Listener,” panelists presented three stories about Lithuania’s attempts to raise it’s international profile (readers of this blog will know immediately which is the correct answer) and “Lightning Fill in the Blank” included a question about the Vilnius’ mayors campaign against illegally parked cars.

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