Category Archives: Humorousness

Humorousness- Anniversaries… the ultimate setup for jokes

It’s a rare person who escapes our shop without hearing Service Advisor Dean’s joke about “The Three Rings of Marriage… the engagement ring, the wedding ring, and the suffer-ring.” Anniversaries are such a rich source of jokes because, no matter … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Recognizing the IgNobelity with our own Quiz

It’s Humorousness time again, and for this slightly odd newsletter that means Science time.  In September the Annals of Improbable Research held the 27th First Annual Ig® Nobel Prize Ceremony and Lectures to announce its Ig Nobel Prizes, awarded for “ten unusual or … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Boy Scouting in the Trumpocracy PLUS- Our first Humorousness contest!

If you’re a fan of dark humor then the daily string of cringe-inducing facepalms from the Trump administration can be its own kind of fun.  Nothing exemplifies this more than Trump’s recent abuse of 40,000 boys at the 2017 Boy … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Stories of OTHER people’s idiocy

Do you ever look around yourself and wonder if you’re the only sane person left on the planet?  The truth is you are.  Humorousness this month is dedicated to (theoretically true) stories to support that conclusion.  They come from various … Continue reading

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The April Fools’ Pranks You’ll Absolutely Need

April Fool’s Day is this Saturday.  No, really!  Don’t go into a battle of wits unarmed… prepare yourself with these pranks!   31 of the Best Office Pranks & Practical Jokes to Pull on Your Work Buddies– HubSpot 10 Amazing … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Laughing our way through 2016

C’mon, how hard can it be to write a humor column?  Go online, download a couple jokes, and BOOM, it writes itself!  Think again.  You may be surprised to hear this but the Intertubes are full of less-than-appropriate humor, and … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Christmas Lists

What’s on your Holiday list this year?  Probably not most of the things on these lists, ripped directly from the slightly dated Top-10 List vaults of David Letterman… Least Popular Holiday TV Specials 10 – “The Gingrich That Stole Christmas” … Continue reading

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Late Night Elections

Whatever else the election has been, it’s been fodder for late night comedy, and uniformly it’s been anti-Trump. They, like so much of the country had been looking forward with ambivalence to a Clinton presidency but convinced they’d dodged the … Continue reading

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Humorousness- SNL Tackles the Presidential Debates

The entire 2016 Presidential election campaign could qualify for our Humorousness column, but one gem from a rich mine of Humorousness rose to the top. Saturday Night Live started their 42nd season hot on the heels of one of the … Continue reading

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Cringeworthy Album Covers

Do you remember when music came on flat discs, in packages large enough to see the art?  As these albums (kids in the audience- look it up!) show, that may have been a mixed blessing.  Large art didn’t necessarily mean … Continue reading

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