Sasha Cohen (aka “Bruno”, “Borat”, etc.) represents all that is wrong with modern comedy–obnoxious, mean, snarky, and rather unfunny.
I was saddened to hear that he skated from yet another lawsuit. Probably the right decision, though…the judge has to “filter out” unprotectable elements of a creative work (i.e. common plots or ideas) and determine if infringement exists in the remaining parts.
Here’s a link to the story: http://blogs.wsj.com/law/2010/08/11/he-was-wearing-velcro-but-the-lawsuit-didnt-stick/