Excerpt: It's not easy explaining to his detractors exactly why Borat is so funny. To me, it's kind of like what Jackass would be if Johnny Knoxville and his boys had the brainpower necessary to become master satirists. It's insanity and discomfort on an epic level; it's lunatic stunts and unbelievable assaults delivered with a purpose; it's high-minded sarcasm and blistering social commentary wrapped up in a dirty brown, low-brow package.
Excerpt: Yes it's funny, and it pokes fun at Jews and the Yanks... and he infuriates most people. But a thing all great comedies have is memorable moments. Apart from the many "Hi-Fives" I have given to my peers, nothing else really stuck from the film. To be pure comedy gold, we need to be able to recite those lines so we can pretend to be as funny as Borat himself.