The Moaning of Life

2013, TV Show

Host Karl Pilkington visits countries around the world to discover how people deal with issues presented by their cultures and customs.

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Season 1, Episode 5
Karl ends his journey with a look at differing attitudes to death. He visits Ghana, where he shops for a customized coffin, before attending his first-ever funeral and the accompanying parade. He also meets members of a community in the Philippines who live and work with the deceased, and is taught how to cry and deal with grief by a professional mourner in Taiwan.

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Season 1, Episode 4
Karl aims to get to the bottom of his relative lack of a vocation, and visits an 85-year-old Japanese inventor to discover whether he has what it takes to become a genius. On the opposite end of the spectrum, he hangs out with a self-made millionaire in South Africa and jets off to Los Angeles to strut his stuff in a Hollywood fashion show.

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Karl finds a unique way to relieve stress: smashing cars.

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Karl meets members of the Rarámuri tribe, who know the secret of happiness.

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Premiered: October 20, 2013, on Sky1
Rating: TV-MA
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Premise: Host Karl Pilkington visits countries around the world to discover how people deal with issues presented by their cultures and customs.

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