Cant Get There From Here

Can't Get There From Here Juneau is the capital of Alaska, but did you know that you cannot drive there from anywhere? You can fly into Juneau or you can take a... Read More

Wanted: Treadmill for an Elephant

Maggie, the 22 year-old African elephant, has been a resident of the Alaska Zoo since 1983. The Zoo recently decided that Maggie needs nicer quarters, more attention, and a treadmill. She weighs 9,100 pounds and does not get enough exercise, especially during the long Alaskan winter months.Alaska Zoo officials debated... Read More

The Patience of Job

Voltaire said, "God is a comedian playing to an audience afraid to laugh." Translated, if you're a tight ass, there's a two drink minimum to read this article. Let me just say, I believe in God but like many, I've questioned His existence. Most people... Read More

Marines Dont Take Crap

We live in a world of widgets. People manufacture, distribute, and sell them. You name it, they're doing it. I have a friend who is a toilet paper salesman. God bless him. It's an honorable job and my butt and I... Read More

Military Wives

I feel now is the perfect time to address the conflict service-members face when balancing between what they feel are infringements upon their civil liberties cast down by their president. ... Read More

Discover the Lighter Side of the Internet

We all know the Internet is a great tool for finding out information and sharing knowledge. But as a human sometimes sitting at a computer all day can get quite tedious, especially if it is your job 5 days a week. This feeling can be compounded by other problems in... Read More

The Language of Appalachia

Imagine my surprise when I went to Jamaica a few years ago and learned that I do, indeed, have an accent. You see, unlike my paternal grandmother, I don't stretch the word "cornbread" into four syllables. She might say, "Here. Have ye some co-orn-bray-ed;" whereas I might say, "You want... Read More

Local Author Joins History and Humor To Tell His Stories

Joseph Yakel was born and raised in New York's Capital region, and calls this place home. His travels have taken him far and wide, but it's his hometown surroundings that serve as a backdrop for his writing. He's recently published three books, and thinks his blend of history and humor... Read More

Voodoo Munchies

Looking for a lighthearted and fun way to remove the negative energy of a certain disruptive person from your life, or from your mind, if the person in question has moved on? Consider the cleansing (and giggle-inspiring) effect of Voodoo Munchies. Beginning now, whenever you need to deal with this... Read More

Computers According to Carol

A is for Anti-Virus: she got it from my Uncle.B is for Backup: always look in your rear view mirror first.C is for Caddy: part of computer that holds a coffee cup.D is for Defrag: a popular dance in the 1920's.E is for Email: post office talk for express mail.F... Read More

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DC Is The Fourth Funniest City In America, Determines Humor Lab
Dr. Peter McGraw, a marketing and psychology professor at the University of Colorado Boulder, is the founder of the Humor Research Lab, which is " is dedicated to the scientific study of humor, its precipitating factors, and its consequences." Along ...
Which US city is the funniest?USA TODAY
Chicago gets last laugh as funniest city in US, says CU-Boulder studyCU Boulder News & Events
SundayReview|So These Professors Walk Into a Comedy Club ...New York Times
Business Insider -Chicago Tribune
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2014 STAR Awards: Gary Bigelow, Career Volunteer, puts versatility and humor ...
Mlive Kalamazoo
Calling humor "good medicine," Bigelow said that brightening someone's day through humor is something that benefits both those volunteering and those watching PPP performances. "We have a saying in the PPP, 'Do what you love and love what you do,'" ...

Poo-pourri uses bathroom humor in new ad | ZoomIN
Poo-pourri uses bathroom humor in new ad | ZoomIN. A new ad, released today, promotes a new product, a spray that is supposed to trap smells in toilets, with a prim, proper woman making lots of 'poo' jokes. Loading… Post to Facebook. Poo-pourri uses ...

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Catholic News Service

Jokes, quips, wisecracks: John XXIII lived with keen sense of humor
Catholic News Service
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Blessed John XXIII, who will be made a saint April 27, is remembered by many for his warmth, simplicity, social conscience and sense of humor. Pope Francis, who will canonize "the Good Pope," recalled his predecessor as being holy ...
Pope John XXIII Launched Vatican II And Then SomeNPR

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Helping with Humor benefits homeless shelter
Quad City Times
Helping with Humor benefits homeless shelter- ComedySportz Quad Cities and the Humility of Mary Shelter, Inc. have partnered once again for an evening of comedy for a cause, featuring a stand-up performance by comedian Chris Schlicting, followed by a ...

Lovie Smith shows sense of humor in Bucs offseason
Lovie Smith shows sense of humor in Bucs offseason. By Roy Cummings | Tribune Staff Published: April 23, 2014. TAMPA — There's more to Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith's personality than the soft-spoken, congenial side that is typically on ...

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Donnie Tyndall shows focus, humor in introductory conference
Tennessee Journalist
Precisely one week ago, the seemingly stable men's basketball program at the University of Tennessee suddenly erupted in chaos when head coach Cuonzo Martin decided to bolt for California. In a week's time, and after multiple phone calls and broken ...

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3 Blonde Moms mine humor from parenthood
Barrington Courier-Review
The comedic act 3 Blonde Moms returns to the Raue Center for the Arts in Crystal Lake for an April 25 show. It's the sixth time the show's been at the Raue; they've come through town so often that founding Mom Joanie Fagan has a standing post-show ...

High humor
Jackson Hole News&Guide
Madeleine Peck, center, leads the performance of “The Drowsy Chaperone” in Jackson Hole High School's Spring musical. The show will be presented six times in the next two weeks. Buy this photo · Drowsy Chaperone. Ashley Wilkerson ...

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Hunting for humor
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
According to this theory, humor arises only when something seems wrong or threatening but is simultaneously seen as OK or safe. All kinds of humor appear to fit the benign-violation theory: A dirty joke trades on moral or social violations, but it's ...

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Not Your Average Sunday Morning

Just recently my ex-husband stopped in to visit during his... Read More

Cloning Advantage Super Families

As the cloning debate of humankind continues we find ourselves... Read More

Humans are like Monkeys

Humans think much like monkeys and other primates, not much... Read More

Used Condom Found In Restaurant Salad Bar; Waiter Embarrassed To Tears

Evidence of after-hours activity turned up at a Big Boy... Read More

Fried Green Tomatoes Recipe

My next-door neighbors found a human bone in their backyard.... Read More

The Language of Appalachia

Imagine my surprise when I went to Jamaica a few... Read More

Saving SpongeBob Using High Tech

Put Active RFID Satellite Tags in SpongeBobsSpongeBob has been in... Read More

The Restaurant Chronicles, Part 1

Have you ever heard that saying, "The show must go... Read More

25 Reasons You Might Need to Wear a Welding Helmet

A welding helmet is a safety device worn for protection... Read More

Important Safety Tip$

I was given a list of Do's and Don'ts of... Read More

The Work-from-home Fashion Primer

Last week, I reported how writers, stay-at-home parents and online... Read More

How to Build a Cobblestone House

He huffed and he puffed and he blew the house... Read More

Bed Bugs Bite

I just turned on the news a minute ago and... Read More

Setting History Straight

Have you ever heard the name Will Schwenk? Or the... Read More

Miss Cleo Was a Fake... NO - Really? YES Maaan!

With her Jamaican accent Miss Cleo, a self proclaimed psychic... Read More

When Humans and Dogs Collide: Negotiations for Todays Changing Times

This morning I decided to find myself. I originally looked... Read More

Maybelle Misfire Joins Mega Corp

To: Maybelle Misfire From: I. M.. Power, VP Welcome aboard!... Read More

Nine Movies That Make You Want To Yell, Stop Saying That

Movie moments are nice things to share with the people... Read More

He Had It Coming, Your Honor

This past week as Mr. Man and I lounged around... Read More

Freudian Slippage

Saturday morning. I went, in the early morning, to the... Read More

A Dogs Guide To... Getting Your Dog to Stop Barking

I like to bark. I mean, I like to bark... Read More

Cant Get There From Here

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A Lawyers Favorite Lawyer Jokes

Lawyer JokesQ: How does a pregnant woman know she is... Read More

Humor Under The Keyboards

For me, the piano is the symbol of what is... Read More

Sell [Your] Phones

Today while driving I saw a young girl, probably around... Read More