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Chances to smile

Bill FoxBy Bill Fox/Columnist

I have some very humorous friends who brighten up my day (sometimes) with things they forward. Some of these were forwarded, some researched. Regardless, some days we all need to smile more. Hopefully this helps:

  1. The meaning of opaque is unclear.
  2. I wasn’t going to get a brain transplant, but then I changed my mind.
  3. Have you ever tried to eat a clock? It’s very time consuming.
  4. A man tried to assault me with milk, cream and butter. How dairy.
  5. I’m reading a book about anti-gravity. I can’t put it down.
  6. If there was someone selling marijuana in our neighborhood, weed know about it.
  7. It’s a lengthy article about ancient Japanese sword fighters, but I can Samurais it for you.
  8. It’s not that the man couldn’t juggle; he just didn’t have the balls to do it.
  9. So what if I don’t know the meaning of the word ‘apocalypse’? It’s not the end of the world.
  10. Police were called to the day care center. A 3-year old was resisting a rest.
  11. The other day I held the door open for a clown. I thought it was a nice jester.
  12. Need an ark to save two of every animal? I Noah guy.
  13. Alternative facts are aversion of the truth.
  14. I used to have a fear of hurdles, but I got over it.
  15. Atheism is a non-prophet organization.
  16. Did you know they wouldn’t be making yardsticks any longer?
  17. I used to be allergic to soap, but I’m clean now.
  18. The patron saint of poverty is St. Nickeless.
  19. What did the man say when the bridge fell on him?  The suspension is killing me.
  20. Do you have any weight loss mantras? Fat chants.
  21. My tailor is happy to make a new pair of pants for me. Or sew it seams.
  22. What is a thesaurus’s favorite dessert? Synonym buns.
  23. A relief map shows where the restrooms are.
  24. There was a big paddle sale at the boat store. It was quite an oar deal.
  25. How do they figure out the price of hammers? Per pound.
  26. My ex-wife still misses me. But her aim is steadily improving.
  27. I Googled “how to start a wildfire”, and I got 48,500 matches.
  28. I was hoping to steal some turkey leftovers from Thanksgiving but I guess my plans were foiled.
  29. Which country’s capital is the fastest growing? Ireland’s because every year it’s Dublin.
  30. I’m looking for some good fish jokes.

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