Matador is always scouting out memes and news and photos, and analyzing the latest trends in travel and pop culture, for, invariably, a few laughs.

From ridiculous exploits in travel, music, food service, and other industries, to bizarre moments that occur at the intersections of two different cultures, irony and humor return us back to ground level.

Humor Articles

27 things you’ll never hear a Chicagoan say

by Jill Kozak

Want to learn French? You’ll have to get used to the speaking tics

by Morgane Croissant

“American Parties” abroad prove these folks have never been stateside for the 4th of July

by Alex Scola

18 things you absolutely *must not* do abroad (and why)

by Alex Scola

15 Unbelievable complaints travelers *actually* filed against their tour operator

by Alex Scola

16 things about the British that baffle the rest of the world

by Kia Abdullah


by Reda Wigle

Unless you can make your office job look this exciting it’s time to go traveling

by Carlo Alcos

How NOT to buy legal weed in Colorado: A first-timer’s guide

by Vanessa Van Doren

7 unbelievable reasons people have been thrown off planes

by Yahoo! Travel

8 things we Irish really think of our English neighbors

by Sorcha O'Higgins

Kenya’s version of The Office rips on NGOs and it’s hilarious

by Sarah Dougherty

The TSA Instagram account is terrifying and hilarious

by Matt Hershberger

7 reasons everyone hates your travel blog

by Jacqueline Kehoe

6 lies you tell yourself when you move to New Jersey

by Matt Hershberger

Each of the 50 states summed up in one smart ass sentence

by Cathy Brown

What your Uber driver really thinks of you

by Tanner Saunders

How to spot a Brit abroad

by Sam Pothecary
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