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(2007) 76% of Humans work in Call Centers

Funny story: (2007) 76% of Humans work in Call Centers

A staggering 76% of human adults work in call center based employment, says the World Forum For Employment Statistics (WFEM).

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(2003) Bush "Just here to party".

Bush surprised a crowd of London common folk today when he stated in a speech on the steps of Buckingham Palace that he was visting for one reason and one reason only: partying.

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(2013) New L Ron Hubbard temple gives credence to Clearwater Scientology revival

Funny story: (2013) New L Ron Hubbard temple gives credence to Clearwater Scientology revival

Clearwater, Florida - Looking more like a massive concrete aircraft hangar than a new age brainwashing machine the brutalist, $150 million erection has been greeted cautiously as a shot in the arm for the local economy by Clearwater mayor Bud Boodeek...

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(2007) Spoof Writers Cross Picket Lines

Funny story: (2007) Spoof Writers Cross Picket Lines

Amidst jeers and taunts of "Scab!" and "Union-buster!" several dozen writers for TheSpoof.com crossed the picket lines set up by members of the Writers Guild of America. The Spoof writers have not chosen to join the Writers Guild...

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(2007) Miserable? Now you can call it AAD

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Doctor Lambert from the NHS has diagnosed that a lot of people in the country have been badly misdiagnosed.

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(2007) 'SNL' Canadian comedy writers striped of their US work Visas after being fired by NBC; Lorne Michaels deported back to the Great White North

Funny story: (2007) 'SNL' Canadian comedy writers striped of their US work Visas after being fired by NBC; Lorne Michaels deported back to the Great White North

New York, New York - In the predawn early morning hours, Mr. Saturday Night Live, Lorne Michaels, was rudely awoken from his warm bed in his cozy New York penthouse on the upper Westside of Manhattan, hooded, thrown into the back of a cold unmarked v...

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(2009) Jungle Joe Bugner cries: Get Me In There!

Funny story: (2009) Jungle Joe Bugner cries: Get Me In There!

Former boxer Joe Bugner is set to have his own 'Rumble in the Jungle' when he becomes the latest to join I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here. The heavyweight hardman is stepping in to replace Camilla Giddyup who quit the show after just five days.

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(2007) Psychologists Finally Figure Out How Bush Won Re-Election: Stockholm Syndrome

Funny story: (2007) Psychologists Finally Figure Out How Bush Won Re-Election: Stockholm Syndrome

Psychologists and election experts working closely together for the past three years have finally determined how President George W. Bush won his re-election campaign: Stockholm Syndrome. Dr. Ian Schroeder of the University of Chicago, head of the r...

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(2004) Middle East Targeted as Landfill Site

Funny story: (2004) Middle East Targeted as Landfill Site

The trans-Atlantic alliance of Bush and Blair has unveiled the visionary map of tomorrow's Middle East - a crater.

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(2006) President Bush sells Louisiana back to the French

Funny story: (2006) President Bush sells Louisiana back to the French

BATON ROUGE, LA.- The White House announced today that President Bush has successfully sold the state of Louisiana back to the French at more than double its original selling price of $11.25m.

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(2004) Government to Ban Voting in Public Places

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Following government restrictions on unhealthy foods and the imminent ban on smoking, a bill has been tabled in Parliament today to outlaw the practice of voting in public places.

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(2011) It's Official: Wall Street Has Become a Religion

Funny story: (2011) It's Official: Wall Street Has Become a Religion

New York - The international financial industry now controls Heaven as well as Hell. After years of behind-the-scenes maneuvering and back room deals, Wall Street officially became a major religion of the world this morning. With a hierarchy mirro...

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(2010) Harry Potter Shower Scene Cut From Movie At Last Minute

Funny story: (2010) Harry Potter Shower Scene Cut From Movie At Last Minute

Although Harry Potter fans will love "Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows", they will be disappointed that the 'shower scene' was cut from the final editing of the movie which comes out today. "I could see no harm in it", stated one co-producer...

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(2008) Aspartame Proven Safe for Rats

Funny story: (2008) Aspartame Proven Safe for Rats

LONDON, England - Scientists today published a new study proving that aspartame is safe for rats. This study, which took 15 years of work by a team of 115 scientists in 20 countrys proves once and for all that aspartame is perfectly safe for rats.

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(2009) Katie Come On Down, The Price Is Right!

Funny story: (2009) Katie Come On Down, The Price Is Right!

Blimp chested media seeking missile Katie Price today caused havoc at the I'm A Non Celebrity base camp. Ms Price was reportedly embroiled in a heated argument with production officials in a bid to garner yet more money for her already over paid a...

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(2016) Move To Drug Test Gun Owners In Open Carry States

Funny story: (2016) Move To Drug Test Gun Owners In Open Carry States

31 states in the U.S. allow citizens to openly carry their firearms. In 10 of these states , someone who applies for welfare cash assistance through the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) has to be screened and tested for substance abus...

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(2006) The Holi-daze Are Coming!

Funny story: (2006) The Holi-daze Are Coming!

It was a mistaken grandiose vision of (perhaps) a better world; one with less stress, less preoccupation; one which created more productivity--and the idea of less spending was also on the table! Rushing around would vanish. Lists of items that bring...

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(2009) "Freddie Mercury ate my flatmate"

Funny story: (2009) "Freddie Mercury ate my flatmate"

For many years now, possibly since time itself began, humankind has devoted an eternity to the never ending search for the perfect newspaper story headline. Could that never ending search be finally coming to an end? From the moment our ancesto...

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(2009) Katie Price can never win Bikini War, international banger boffin tells bazooka watchers

Funny story: (2009) Katie Price can never win Bikini War, international banger boffin tells bazooka watchers

As a leading style pundit, fashion consultant and one of the world's foremost experts on the female body, Gok Wan reckons he's seen everything. From civilian baps to Hollywood bazookas, he's handled them all. In fact, Gok says, he's felt up more wome...

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(2003) Bush looking for footie violence during UK visit

George W Bush has admitted that he is "desperate" to take in a football match this weekend as part of his state visit to the UK.

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(2007) George Bush Immortalized in Webster's Dictionary

Funny story: (2007) George Bush Immortalized in Webster's Dictionary

New York -- President George W. Bush provided a wealth of new material for the 2008 edition of Webster's Dictionary, being given credit for 17 of the Dictionaries 38 new word additions. "We don't take this sort of thing lightly, this P...

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(2008) Pirates seize boat off Salford Quays in Greater Manchester

Funny story: (2008) Pirates seize boat off Salford Quays in Greater Manchester

Pirates have boarded and seized a boat in the dock harbour in Salford, Greater Manchester. The three pirates, Jezza, MC Dipstick and The Buzzcoq, all from the uptown, downmarket Moss Side suburb of Manchester and heavily armed with knives, guns, t...

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National Park Service Rewrites Statue of Liberty Plaque

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