YouTube video of the day: The tragedy of being a ‘Pakistani boy’

Published: June 19, 2012
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Women shed tears while men brave it out, right? Well, Pakistani men can’t. Misogynists might disagree, but a video titled “Pakistani Boy Problems” proves it.

With a tragic background score, the monochromatic video made by HRC Studios features Pakistani “boys” who list down everyday problems with long faces and droopy eyes.

One of them says, “Girlfriend ko bike pe lejaraha tha, spead breaker nae aaya” (I was taking girlfriend on a bike, but no speed breakers came on the way).

Another one says, “Chat pe larrki number de rahi thi, light chali gayi” (The electricity went out when a girl was about to give me her contact details on chat).

Even though the video has not been filmed properly and the quality is low, it does not stop one from laughing, thanks to the rib-tickling jokes.

Video rating: Two thumbs up for indirectly filming a feel-good video for girls.

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Reader Comments (8)

  • THE
    Jun 19, 2012 - 5:48PM

    Disgusting to say the least and with the low standards of ET ofcourse they find it funny!!Recommend

  • Shahrukh kazmi
    Jun 19, 2012 - 6:06PM

    hahahahaha Amazing, well trust me we the “Pakistani boys” face one of these situation at least one time in our life or for some of us almost everyday :p.

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  • Zaheer Baloch
    Jun 19, 2012 - 6:38PM

    Great video … it has described the reality beautifully.

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  • fus
    Jun 19, 2012 - 8:12PM

    @THE…my friend can you explain “DISGUSTING” here? It may sound stupid to you but pretty much true and funny.

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  • Aftab Saeed
    Jun 19, 2012 - 8:47PM

    Good job done, Junaid Akram and team.

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  • Maryam
    Jun 19, 2012 - 9:48PM

    han?

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  • curious
    Jun 27, 2012 - 2:08AM

    what is this? It doesn’t make sense to me.

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  • EncEe
    Jul 5, 2012 - 4:04AM

    ya some one ask me are you Pakistani? no i said i am not Pakistani …. i lived in USA

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