Karl tells the Dalai Lama a joke and it fails miserably

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  • Published on: 10 June 2011
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  • Runtime : 1:23
  • Today Karl Stefanovic Lisa Wilkinson Dalai Lama Alicia Gorey Ben Fordham Nine jokes Funny viral laugh pizza joke fail interview

COMMENTS: 40

  • lacanard
    lacanard   8 years ago

    the funniest thing from the clip is the way the Aussies say "the Daylai Laima..."

  • William Ruy
    William Ruy   1 weeks ago

    Genocide and crimes against humanity in Sri Lanka and Myamar. Buddhism killing. The Dalai Lama laughts..... Were is the enlightenment?

  • Ken H
    Ken H   3 weeks ago

    Kinda sure to tell him a Western joke and expect him to appreciate it. Dalai lama is smart enough to laugh it off.

  • EVC
    EVC   3 weeks ago

    Asians and Western jokes ... it don't work.

  • Mark C
    Mark C   2 months ago

    ...I've watched this 50 times ....can't even recall the TODAY's guys name... but he played it off perfectly ....very humble ...cheers 👍

  • Knurdyob
    Knurdyob   2 months ago

    just finished watching the scorcese film and start looking up online how he's been doing these days to find this. pretty epic

  • Impossible Philosophy
    Impossible Philosophy   2 months ago

    A truly wonderful philosophy is a philosophy which leaves you speechless. Ironical philosophy: First Tibet needs to learn how to be one with China, and after that Tibet can learn how to be one with everything... Buddha said: "Suffering arises from attachment to desires. Suffering ceases when attachment to desire ceases. "Tibet desires independence from China, which causes suffering to Tibet. The main cause of suffering in Tibet is a desire of independence which means that if Tibet were to stop desiring independence from China then the main cause of suffering in Tibet would cease to exist.In similar way Scotland has a desire to become an independent country from England.

  • J H
    J H   2 months ago

    I laughed at the joke... then I laughed more when it went over the monks head, then even harder when Karl couldn't stop laughing.. lol

  • Johnny Vokuhila
    Johnny Vokuhila   3 months ago

    Nice one. The joke was funny and that the Lama not getting the point made it even funnier. The Dalai Lama isn`t the brightest light that`s for sure.

  • Anunaki Atlantis
    Anunaki Atlantis   3 months ago

    Delay lama ( lama = long ) = long delay from his idiot brain

  • Dhou kar Tse bunja
    Dhou kar Tse bunja   4 months ago

    dalai is not a vegeterian, he eats meat and dont know what pizza is?😂

  • B K
    B K   4 months ago

    That's because oneness is a central Hindu concept not a Buddhist one! I think the equivalent Buddhist concept is emptiness! If you had joked about emptiness he would've got it right away!

  • Rebecca
    Rebecca   4 months ago

    Hahaha this is hilarious

  • Varg Vikernes
    Varg Vikernes   4 months ago

    The dalai lama was like “wtf is a pizza shop”

  • ah for fu
    ah for fu   5 months ago

    His reaction to the interviewers hand over face moment is priceless

  • imo
    imo   5 months ago

    Good joke :) I found Karl's laughter funny in itself.

  • Peter Guyer
    Peter Guyer   5 months ago

    He forgot the last bit about how after being ripped off the guy is told "your change only comes from within".

  • Namey Mc.Namingson
    Namey Mc.Namingson   5 months ago

    Are you trying to tell me that the Dalai Lama has never ordered a pizza?

  • Vato Loko
    Vato Loko   5 months ago

    Tryes to tell a joke but ends up being the joke 🤦‍♂️. What a bloody joke! Lol

  • Gonzales Frederic
    Gonzales Frederic   5 months ago

    I do not understand the joke... What is the punchline ? There is nothing funny

  • LANE
    LANE   5 months ago

    I Love the Aussies accent and the way they phrase things !!!

  • Mr mechanic
    Mr mechanic   6 months ago

    Maybe the Dali lama was the one playing the joke on the reporter.