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(2007) Flush Dimbulb: 'Ron Paul's An Idiot'

Funny story: (2007) Flush Dimbulb: 'Ron Paul's An Idiot'

NEW YORK - Presidential hopeful, Congressman Ron Paul (R-TX), was called "an idiot" by Flush Dimbulb on his daily 'Excellence In Blabbermouthing' radio networks, 'The Flush Dimbuld Show.'...

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(2009) Sen. Al Franken pitches SNL idea to Lorne Michaels, hoping to reprise his old role on the show

Funny story: (2009) Sen. Al Franken pitches SNL idea to Lorne Michaels, hoping to reprise his old role on the show

New York, New York - Longing to return to SNL to celebrate his triumph at being the first former comedy writer and cast member to ever be elected to the United States Senate and finally seated there, now Senator Al Franken made a call to the show's c...

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(2008) Brett Favre Officially Out of Retirement

Funny story: (2008) Brett Favre Officially Out of Retirement

Brett Favre, the former quarterback for the Green Bay Packers who retired at the end of the season, officially unretired himself at at press conference today. Favre, who just had his most (and only) productive season of the last five, said that he &...

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(2010) Raoul Moat Dead - Fugitive Shoots Himself Following Tense Stand-Off

Funny story: (2010) Raoul Moat Dead - Fugitive Shoots Himself Following Tense Stand-Off

Just in - Raoul Moat, the fugitive gunman at the centre of Britain's most extensive manhunt is dead. Reports coming in suggest that Mr Moat shot himself following a tense stand-off with armed police officers by the riverbank in Rothbury. TV covera...

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(2010) Spy swap latest - Octopus Paul and Parrot Mani!

Funny story: (2010) Spy swap latest - Octopus Paul and Parrot Mani!

Memories of the Cold War were re-ignited last night when popular octopus Paul was handed over to the Indonesian authorities in exchange for ring-necked Mani. Until recently, few had heard of Mani but his cover was blown when he swaggered out of a...

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(2007) Nicole Richie Tries Pregnancy to Avoid Prosecution

Funny story: (2007) Nicole Richie Tries Pregnancy to Avoid Prosecution

In a desperate move Nicole Richie has opted for getting knocked up to try and tickle the sensibilities of the judge hearing her drunk driving/under the influence case, today.

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(2009) Nude Statue at Jackson Memorial Raises Eyebrows, Hackles

Funny story: (2009) Nude Statue at Jackson Memorial Raises Eyebrows, Hackles

LOS ANGELES, CA - The fountain installed at deceased pop icon Michael Jackson's gravesite has many outraged, saying a life-size statue of the King of Pop on display at the site is "highly inappropriate" and "tasteless." The statue, carved from mar...

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(2010) Paul, the psychic octopus does it yet again

Funny story: (2010) Paul, the psychic octopus does it yet again

Well, Paul's done it yet again. He predicted Germany's win and he was spot on, or should I say 'tentacles' on. Germany won and is in 3rd place in The World Cup, winning the bronze medal. The German team won't be TOO pleased, but one must admit..

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(2007) The Spoof writer causes Internet to crash

Funny story: (2007) The Spoof writer causes Internet to crash

The famous Google Internet search engine crashed yesterday under pressure from millions of researchers searching for a picture of new bombshell British Home Secretary Jacqui Smith.

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(2004) Motorcycle Wreck Claims Rider!

Funny story: (2004) Motorcycle Wreck Claims Rider!

EPHRAIM, UTAH (AP) A terrible accident probably took the life of a yet unidentified motorcyclist. Due to the grim nature of the accident the Coroner has yet to identify the driver even as male or female. "At this point the boots would seem to in...

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(2007) Prince Charles' Real Teeth Found

Funny story: (2007) Prince Charles' Real Teeth Found

Prince Charles' real teeth were found today in Buckingham Palace. This was the first time the royal family admitted the prince has been wearing false teeth.

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(2005) Serial Killer Annoyed He Hasn't Been Given Cool Sounding Serial Killer Nickname

Funny story: (2005) Serial Killer Annoyed He Hasn't Been Given Cool Sounding Serial Killer Nickname

Alaska- Alaskan serial killer, Michael Chambers, today expressed his growing frustration over having not yet received a sinister sounding serial killer nickname, essential to gaining the immortal notoriety all mass murderers crave.

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(2008) New Head Gear for N.F.L.

Funny story: (2008) New Head Gear for N.F.L.

(MUSICMAN PRESS) N.F.L. President Rick A. Number, said earlier today the the league will radically alter their head gear.

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(2008) No Olympic Games for White British Athletes

Funny story: (2008) No Olympic Games for White British Athletes

The British government's cull of white British males intensified this week, when the Minister for Women and Equality announced that only women and ethnic groups would be allowed to represent Great Britain in the London Olympics.

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(2009) Michael Jackson Estate Sues City Of Los Angeles For Wrongful Death

Funny story: (2009) Michael Jackson Estate Sues City Of Los Angeles For Wrongful Death

Los Angeles, CA - The estate of Michael Jackson on behalf of the late entertainer, Michael Jackson, 'The King Of Pop', has filed a lawsuit against the City of Los Angeles for wrongful death. The suit is believed to be for approximately $3 billion and...

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(2006) Stowaway Yogi Berra Stuns Space Shuttle Crew

Funny story: (2006) Stowaway Yogi Berra Stuns Space Shuttle Crew

The mainstream media is reporting NASA's line that it's business as usual on the latest space mission. Not so. Within a few hours of the launch, the Discovery astronauts were startled to find that there was a stowaway onboard. And it's...

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(2010) Robert Pattinson to Play Raoul Moat in Story of Moat's Life

Funny story: (2010) Robert Pattinson to Play Raoul Moat in Story of Moat's Life

Film producers have already found a screenplay they are adapting to film about the life and times of Raoul Moat and they want Robert Pattinson to play the lead role. Pattinson has accepted, claiming he wants to work on other roles so that he's not pi...

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(2008) Commuter Train becomes Vomit Comet

Funny story: (2008) Commuter Train becomes Vomit Comet

When the 06:30 South West Trains service left Salisbury bound for London Waterloo yesterday morning, everything seemed normal.

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(2007) Arsène Wenger to move to Newcastle, forced to change name

Funny story: (2007) Arsène Wenger to move to Newcastle, forced to change name

Football manager Arsène Wenger has today signed for Newcastle in a deal said to be worth over £300m. The Magpies had been hoping to entice a top manager from either Arsenal or Manchester United in the hope of reviving their flagging fortunes, after c...

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(2007) Man City sign Rolando

Funny story: (2007) Man City sign Rolando

Is that a typo on the title? Not since Denis Law donned the famous Sky Blue shirt has there been so much excited anticipation. Rumours from the Terry Christian Man City benevolent Fund headquarters abound that Sven has just pulled off a big name fore...

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(2007) Sick man robs bank for medical benefits

Funny story: (2007) Sick man robs bank for medical benefits

(Seattle, WA) A downtown Seafirst bank was robbed at daybreak by a teen disguised with vegetation duct-taped to his body in imitation of a recent New Hampshire robbery.

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(2009) Porn R Us

Funny story: (2009) Porn R Us

Toy manufacturer and retailer Toys IS We announced today that they were diversifying into the adult market. "The recession has hit us really hard" said chief executive Dick Phillpot. "I had to decide to make a go of it. It was backs against the w...

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