Funny Jokes/Stories

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Al Gore Places Infant Son In Rocket To Escape Dying Planet

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The Onion shares a funny spoof/parody/satire on Superman

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"What would we do without the Internet?"

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VideoSift shares a funny 18 seconds YouTube video clip of two old guys, from the Muppets

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Sarcasm is an Evolutionary Skill

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LiveScience reports that sarcasm is seen as an evolutionary survival skill: "Humans are fundamentally social animals. Our social nature means that we interact with each other in positive, friendly ways, and it also means we know how to manipulate others in a very negative way.

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Famous Inventions They Said Would Never Work

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Null Hypothesis shares many quotes from some of the greatest minds on the planet on inventions they deemed had no future: "In light of the claim that inflatable cars are set to become the vehicle of the future, the Null has found a long and distinguished list of inventions that were poo pooed by esteemed individuals, only for the product to become a raging success. Shame on you all..."

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Holy Catchphrase, Batman: 16 Famous Catchphrases in Television/TV History.

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Neatorama shares sixteen stories behind some of television/TV's most famous catchphrases: "Every TV show wants one, but few achieve it: a catchphrase.

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Office Weirdos: They're Worse Than You.

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This Divine Caroline article shares six egregious workplace episodes made her and her readers' skin crawl. Hopefully, these don't inspire people to do similar behavior, but rather offer them a sense of newfound freedom in your harmless acts of deviousness around the office.

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10 Most Bizarre Species Names

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Hemmy.net shares Oddee's short list on the ten most bizarre species names.

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National Basketball Association (NBA)'s Nickname Generator

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National Basketball Association (NBA) has a nickname generator that requires first and last names.

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A funny conversation about Tor (Internet).

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This funny VideoSift SiftTalk conversation is about Tor and Internet routers.

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Liberty City Police Face Allegations Of Incompetence, Brutality

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Digg shares a hilarious The Onion news article on a city that is being rampaged by violent people in a city

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7 Innocent Gestures That Can Get You Killed Overseas

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Digg shares a Cracked article, with humor/sarcasm (not for sensitives and young ones), on how it is easy to offend people from other cultures: "...

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'Sarcasm' brain areas discovered.

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BBC News report: "Scientists say they have located the parts of the brain that comprehend sarcasm - honestly. By comparing healthy people and those with damage to different parts of the brain, they found the front of the brain was key to understanding sarcasm. Damage to any of three different areas could render individuals unable to understand sarcastic comments..."

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150 Funniest Resume Mistakes, Bloopers and Blunders Ever

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Neatorama shares a JobMob blog showing 150 funniest resume mistakes, bloopers, and blunders: "People write the strangest things on their resumes, sometimes downright hysterical.

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8 Classic Movie Robots That Actually Suck at Their Job

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This two pages Cracked.com article says "... robots can make everything cooler, from wars to weddings. Hollywood knows this and tries, when possible, to give us what we crave in the form of kickass robots with kickass abilities. Most of the time, though, these robots that look so cool on screen are so incompetent at their jobs, they'd have had better luck just sending a random intern to do it..." Listed, are eight movie robots...

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Upgrading from Boyfriend 5.0 to Husband 1.0

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Hemmy.net shares Prameya’s Blog that shows an old funny geeky e-mail joke

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Comedian Dane Cook's bit about the Price is Right.

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VideoSift shares a hilarious 4.5 minutes YouTube video (has cussings) showing Comedian Dane Cook's bit

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The 9 Most Obnoxious Memes to Ever Escape the Web

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Digg shares a three pages Cracked article on how the Internet is responsible for many terrible things, which the world tolerates as long as these terrible things stay on the internet.

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Seven United States (U.S.) Presidential Nicknames (at least, ones we can print).

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Neatorama says United States/U.S. Presidential nicknames go all the way back to George Washington.

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The Most Inappropriately Named Sports Teams

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Digg shares a two pages Maxim story titled "The Most Inappropriately Named Sports Teams" -- "Whether you blame unimaginative owners or relocated franchises too lazy to change logos, some professional sports teams need to find more city-specific handles."

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