The Secret History Of Knock-Knock Jokes
Knock knock. Who's there? Joe King. Joe King who? Joking like this used to be considered a sickness by some people. The knock-knock joke has been a staple of American humor since the early 20th century. With its repetitive set-up and wordplay punchline ...
The 13 best roast zingers that didn't knock Justin Bieber
Monday's Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber was proof you shouldn't dish it out if you can't take it. The panel of comedians, rappers and Martha Stewart got just as eviscerated as the guest of honor, providing some of the largest laughs of the night.
A Body's Worth: Boxer Andrae Carthron takes his last punch
“I'd knock him out in two rounds, easy,” said another man, a boxer who called himself “The Sniper.” “He can be a beast when .... A shy overweight kid, Carthron says he wore the same clothes for weeks at a time and was the target of jokes. When he was ...
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Playwright David Adjmi wins New York infringement court case
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They clash with a dislikable landlord who makes offensive, homophobic jokes. The playwright is exploring the idea of a culture avoiding ... to a proposed stage version of "Three's Company." After the ruling, Adjmi tweeted: "Come and knock on my door ...
Getting To Know Tig Notaro, Comedy's Cancer Survivor
It's almost surprising that more people don't know who Tig Notaro is with her slew of comedy friends like Louis C.K., Ed Helms and Bill Burr and her list of appearances on both television and film, but all of that should change after her Showtime ...
Weekly Observations: Celebrate April Fool's Day with kindness
Knock Knock jokes are new to them, limericks and rhymes are new to them. But alas, over and over, when I'm laughing at something I find humorous I hear the small voice of reason saying “If I'm not laughing, it's not funny.” And I check myself. And I ...
Comedian Trevor Noah comes under fire for past Twitter comments
"#TrevorNoah is a comedian. Comedians make offensive jokes. What do you expect them to make knock knock jokes. Get over yourselves #DailyShow." There was no immediate response from Comedy Central, the Viacom Inc-owned television network that ...
Marvel's Agents of SHIELD Review: “One Door Closes”
Okay, yeah that would have been a bit on the nose, but still…oh knock on the door in the middle of nowhere better go see who that—AH, IT'S NO-EYES! It's in the conversation that follows that I challenge you not to love Gordon just a little bit. He's ...