Funny isn't easy. It's also mercurial. One person's funny is another person's "I would very much like to strike you in the face with my umbrella."
As the doors of CES 2012 opened to admit the excited and the hungover, the lengths and depths of funny were tested just a little.
I happened on the booth belonging to Roccat, a German gaming hardware company based in Hamburg.
Adorning its exterior was an ad that read: "ZEE GERMANS ARE COMING. DON'T WORRY. THIS TIME WE'LL PLAY NICE."
In small type at … Read more