Rep. James Sensenbrenner Jr. doesn’t mince his words.
Texas attorney general Greg Abbott likes to joke that his job is simple: "I go into the office, I sue Barack Obama, and then I go home." But it’s not just Republicans attorneys general who are taking the president to court these days. Show More Summary
Seven in ten women workers have experienced 'lewd jokes' in the workplace, three in ten have been touched inappropriately, and one in ten have flat-out been asked for sex by coworkers, according to a new study that focused on female factory workers in Guangzhou. Show More Summary
"I think I just became the first president to ever publicly mention Area 51," President Barack Obama joked at Sunday night's Kennedy Center Honors event at The White House. The line got a big laugh from the audience in attendance, but he may have been telling the truth.
News Max: IRS Should Stick to Revenue Collection, Avoid Politics Roll Call: Thanks to Congressional Inaction, Seeking Clarity From the IRS Is No Joke San Diego Union-Tribune: White House Compounds IRS Abuse of Power Town Hall: Barack Obama Dismisses the IRS Scandal as Faux Outrage Washington Times: IRS Intimidating Health...
The website ThinkGeek has an excellent tradition of making amazing products that are April Fool’s jokes, and later turning them into tangible things you can buy. In 2012, they created a very awesome, but very fake hoodie that had light-up and sound effects perfect for those who like role playing games, or just to look [...]
Ken Loach's 'Spirit of '45': nostalgic fiction for the media Left "Do you want to join the revolution love? Good! Mine’s two sugars." That was a joke I heard a lot as a little girl in the Eighties, summing up the toxic Left-wing culture that receded as we adjusted to the political economy that would [...]
I ran out of thread caption jokes. Or is my saying that a thread caption joke in and of itself? There may come a day when threads stop being published. But it is not this day. I bid you stand, threads of the West! ThinkProgress chronicles...Show More Summary
Regular readers of this blog might be familiar with NBC‘s The Sing-Off, which returns tonight for a holiday run, by my preferred name for it: The Most Important Show on Television. That’s a joke, sort of, and it’s sort of not. It’s a...Show More Summary
So, did you hear the one where Jay Mohr made a clever joke about Danica Patrick at the Sprint Cup banquet, Patrick appeared to find the rib less than amusing and the Internet absolutely blew up about the whole thing, as it is wont to do? Yeah, me too. Show More Summary
The Sprint Cup Series gathered in Las Vegas Friday night to toast Jimmie Johnson's sixth championship. Jay Mohr hosted the banquet and cracked some great jokes about Danica Patrick, Clint Bowyer and Jeff Gordon. But the night belonged...Show More Summary
Lech Walesa is a pretty funny guy — at least, we think so. The former president of Poland, 70, appeared at the Capitol Wednesday night before a screening of his new biopic, “Walesa. Man of Hope,” and had many in the audience in stitches with his one-liners. In Polish. So the jokes were on kind […]
The joke about the woman who sued McDonald’s after spilling hot coffee in her lap has become a cultural lightening rod, mocked in sitcoms and used to argue in favor of reforming the law that guides civil lawsuits. In fact, the coffee was served 30 degrees higher than coffee made at home. When it spilled […]
Canberran pop-folk comedy act Sparrow Folk have just put together a love letter for Canberra. Knowing that their work usually is usually full of jokes I kept waiting for this song to take a twist into making fun of Canberra, but no, it remains sincere and sweet throughout. Enjoy.
It was with this endearing treatise on names I hate that I dethroned Sandra Bullock to become the new, better, sweeter, more American America’s Sweetheart. You all remember the entry. I know you do. I really, erm, let loose. And got what some people might call a bit of pushback. If you don’t remember, here’s [...]
Kids Telling Dirty Jokes is our new series that features tiny comedians we found on Craigslist. This episode stars Carla, who's kinda like a young Paula Poundstone, minus all those child abuse and drunk driving charges. Previously - Gigi
Detroit Lions receiver Nate Burleson knows what it is like to be the butt of jokes. Burleson is the guy who attempted to save a falling pizza while driving in September. As a result of that irrational move, Burleson crashed his car and broke an arm. Show More Summary
Virginia Democrats are calling for the resignation of the state’s Republican chair after saying that President Barack Obama was “so close to death” that Gov. Terry McAuliffe needed to buy a life insurance policy. RPV Chairman Pat Mullins blamed the media for gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli’s loss, saying that the so-called “war on women” was covered […]
So who wants to sponsor an Octopus college scholarship? Yale to hold Non-Human Rights Conference U. Georgia Genetics Prof. Says Humans the Result of Chimpanzees Mating with Pigs And you thought I was joking when I said “Everyone Get...
Debra Messing and Eric McCormack know their way around a joke. The duo kept fans laughing for eight years on Will