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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'Constantine' battles evil with a wicked sense of humor
USA TODAY
"You get a lot of wit and lightness, but it comes from a defense mechanism within him," says Ryan (Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior), who, like the comic-book character, serves up an appealingly dry humor during an on-set interview. "He's so tormented ...
NBC's 'Constantine' spikes horror with dark humorBoston Herald
NBC's 'Constantine': Matt Ryan's charisma and some dark humor lift a murky ...The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

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Twitter erupts with angry rants, confused questions and cynical humor as New ...
Daily Mail
Dr. Craig Spencer went bowling at Brooklyn's The Gutter the night before his Ebola diagnosis; Health authorities maintain that Spencer, who returned to NYC 10 days ago after working in Guinea, was not likely contagious; However, friends Spencer made ...

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Indianapolis Star

'Cosmos' star Neil deGrasse Tyson dazzles with science and humor
Indianapolis Star
Tyson found a man-on-the-street feature both humorous and troublesome in which people were asked what they would do if they learned an asteroid was going to end the world. He wondered why no one would try to find a way to prevent the disaster rather ...


Kokomo Tribune

Armstrong brings clean humor to Laugh House
Kokomo Tribune
Armstrong will bring his clean, yet unabashed variety of humor to the Laugh House comedy club with performances Thursday through Saturday. There has always been a blue collar element to Armstrong's humor, dating back to his time as the “ex-cop” during ...


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'Dear White People' addresses race with humor
Boston Globe
It's been a while since a movie has been as happily overcrowded as “Dear White People” — as packed with characters, incidents, ideas, provocations, diatribes, and jokes, jokes, jokes, all detonating like incendiary party poppers. The ragged-but-right ...
Light HumorGood Times
'Dear White People' smartly tackles hot-button issuesU-T San Diego
Review: 'Dear White People'WSOC Charlotte
Daily Californian -Weekly Alibi
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HUMOR: Dreams of the future
University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily
I have never planned my wedding, largely because I have never gone to a wedding. My uncle never sealed the deal, even though my mom once tried to get me to call him an ask about it. Even as a child in the single digit age range I thought “This is ...


A home with humor
Jerusalem Post
Architect Orna Biran, together with Ofer Fogelman, revamp 25-year-old mini-penthouse in Azorei Chen. German design kitchen. The Warendorf kitchen is of German design, will all machines hidden except for a retro red toaster.. (photo credit:URIEL MESSA).


Chronicle Independent

How to use humor to avoid an argument
Chronicle Independent
According to the dictionary, humor is defined as a “condition of the mind, mental state, disposition, temperament or feeling.” In other words, humor can be good or bad; however, there is no doubt that an attitude of seeing life with good humor helps us ...

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HUMOR: Dry spell
University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily
I went through a two-year dry spell in college. For longer than a root canal procedure but less than the time it takes to adequately learn Japanese, collective reality pitched a no-hitter. Not the kind of no-hitter where no batters get on base — the ...


A Grand Medley of Entertainments brings wry, 18th century humor to the Kimball ...
The Flat Hat
15, this lively vaudeville show, presented in true 18th century fashion, depicts the elaborate misadventures of Owen Murdock's traveling company. Full of wry, self-deprecating humor and well-staged madness, “A Grand Medley of Entertainments” proves to ...

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The Jokes On You -- Who Should be the Butt of Your Jokes?

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Space, and the Room for It

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The Language of Appalachia

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How to Build a Cobblestone House

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Dumb Luck

I've never really thought of myself as being funny. I... Read More

If Real People Ran the Bank - I (a spoof for the heart)

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The Hidden Driveway

I won't lie: there are a lot of things I... Read More

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

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The Top 10 All Time Worst Jokes About Piano Players

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25 Reasons You Might Need to Wear a Welding Helmet

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Slip-sliding On A Peel

Every day, or at least every other day, we make... Read More

Computers According to Carol

A is for Anti-Virus: she got it from my Uncle.B... Read More

How To Get Attention, or: As You Read This, You Feel an Irresistible Urge to Go On Reading!

We all want attention. As children we crave the attention... Read More

The Worlds First Comedian?

If you ever saw Aristophanes live on stage, you must... Read More

Fried Green Tomatoes Recipe

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Not Your Average Sunday Morning

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

Cant Get There From Here

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How To Marry A Wealthy Guy

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Saving SpongeBob Using High Tech

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