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5 Lessons Trump could learn Living in a Turkish Village

0 comments / January 30, 2017

Donald Trump is literally making the world a bad place to live at the moment. When he’s not handing out executive orders like şeker at Bayram, he’s tweeting inappropriate tweets faster than a Turk eating a Lahmacun. Like everyone around the world, it got me thinking of a solution and then last night while IRead more

Large Number Of Nazar Reported To Contain Real Göz

0 comments / June 10, 2016

They are featured in every Turkish home as a way to keep evil away but now an alarming number of reports have surfaced recently from thousands of Turkish families who believe their nazar contains real eyes. Complaints dating back to the 70s have been found with Turkish homeowners complaining their nazar keeps looking at them,Read more

Turkish Movie Stills Come Alive In Gif Form

0 comments / March 16, 2016

Cinemagraph is a term used to describe a cross between a still-image photograph and a piece of moving image work. Similar to a Gif its a still image made up with moving parts to make you wonder if you are watching a film or an image. Behance.net have created some fantastic animated gifs of classic Turkish filmsRead more

The Nene Starter Pack – How To Be More ‘Nene’

1 comment / January 22, 2016

How can your nene be more ‘nene’? Well here’s a checklist to ensure your Nene is living upto the Turkish stereotype she needs to be. Turkishisms.com are proud to release the Nene starter pack, for any nene that feels she’s lost her Turkish way.

3 Reasons I Hate Going To A Balo

0 comments / January 4, 2016

One thing I have never understood about our amazing Turkish culture is the love we seem to have for a balo. (Dinner and dance events) If it’s for a charity event with all proceeds going to charity I can understand, however when it’s done as a money making scheme (which it usually is) that justRead more

Turkish Star Wars

0 comments / December 17, 2015

With all the hype around Star Wars being released today, let’s not forget that back in the day Cüneyt Arkın starred in a Turkish budget remake of Star Wars. Thanks to YouTube, we now have the Turkish Star Wars film for you to watch right here: Enjoy.. May the Force be with you:

Problems Only Turkish People Will Understand

0 comments / September 3, 2015

Being Turkish throws up a whole host of problems which can haunt you fro your whole life. Let’s take a look at some of those problems only Turkish people will understand.

10 Things You Need To Know Before Dating A Turk

6 comments / July 2, 2015

All around the world non Turkish people are marrying Turkish people and its a wonderful thing to know there are other people that can actually put up with us. Here are 10 things people should know before dating a Turk, just so you know what you are getting into. 1 – We have two settings:Read more

5 Problems Turks Have Going Back To The Motherland

0 comments / June 12, 2015

Travelling back to the motherland is always an event. Every summer Turks flock back to see their family and eat their own body weight in carbs. Although its great to keep in touch with your roots and never forget your heritage, here are 5 problems people are faced with when they fly back to the motherland..Read more

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