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(2009) Clooney and Co. Begin Trumpton Movie Filming

Filming began yesterday on the new movie from Sleepworks - a remake of the children's TV Show "Trumpton". As opposed to the original show's technique of Stop-Go animation, the film is a live action version. Highly anticipated, the movie stars a nu...

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(2009) Fiat & Chrysler Meld: BADDA BING MOTORS, LLC!

Funny story: (2009) Fiat & Chrysler Meld: BADDA BING MOTORS, LLC!

Turin, Italy/ FBI/ Mafia News Flash - Barney Frank, House Senate Banking Chairman, was stunned today when he heard the announcement of the unholy union of Fiat and Chrysler, the marriage that gave the Italians 35% of the $4.2B in cash recently releas...

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(2009) Telescope Nightmare for Queen Star

Funny story: (2009) Telescope Nightmare for Queen Star

Queen guitarist Brian May was yesterday left needing surgery after becoming impaled on a large telescope. May 62, a Doctor of Science, was partying with pals when the incident occurred. A neighbour, Donald Pewson, 85 said "I heard shouting and lau...

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(2011) Future News: Fusion Power Not Producing Enough Energy

(Published 2098) - LONDONIA - After JET in the early 2020s finally achieved nuclear fusion, several other generators across the world have sprung up. However, these plants, once thought to be able to run forever, and power the world no matter what...

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(2011) Dallas Cowboys Before They Had Cheerleaders

Funny story: (2011) Dallas Cowboys Before They Had Cheerleaders

Early days for the Dallas Cowboys were similar in won-loss records much like this years. In other words, it took awhile for Tom Landry to build the team and in those early days, there were no Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders that have since help make the t...

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(2009) Change in Network Television Schedules Result in Confused Viewers

Funny story: (2009) Change in Network Television Schedules Result in Confused Viewers

If your life for the past few years included watching "The Big Bang Theory" and "How I Met Your Mother" on Mondays and "House" on Tuesdays, you are in big trouble. Network scheduling changes have put these top twenty shows up against each other in t...

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(2011) Jo Yeates Murder: Man, 32, Arrested

Detectives investigating the murder of 25 year old architect, Jo Yeates, have today arrested a 32 year old man in connection with her disappearance. In a brief press conference, police spoke only to confirm the suspect was local, 32 and a man. How...

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(2008) Tiny, Obnoxious Dog Yips Burglars into Oblivion

Funny story: (2008) Tiny, Obnoxious Dog Yips Burglars into Oblivion

ALVESTON, OHIO -- Stingle, an irritating toy poodle of 1302 Marzifax Lane, successfully terrified three armed intruders into leaving after they had robbed the house of one Rolex, two diamond bracelets, and one wallet containing a little over two hund...

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(2009) A New Muffin

Funny story: (2009) A New Muffin

Today, SuperHealth Bakery released its new 700,000 grain muffin. CEO Tom Baker said "we have been working on this muffin for years." It has 700,000 different grains, so it took years just to collect them. It has 100,000 times anyone's daily recommend...

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(2010) Liverpool to send help to Haiti

Funny story: (2010) Liverpool to send help to Haiti

Liverpool are to send much needed help to the people Haiti. Eighty five shellsuited helpers from the Liverpool Supporters Club drunkenly boarded a DC10 at Liverpool Paul Ringo Lennon Airport today on a mission to provide much needed support to the a...

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(2011) Glitter in pole-position to land Vanilla job

Funny story: (2011) Glitter in pole-position to land Vanilla job

Ski Sources can exclusively reveal today that Gary Glitter is the latest bookie's favourite to succeed Houligan at brummy-based outfit, Aston Vanilla. Flop Houligan, has been exposed to the media recently and controversy occurred after a training...

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(2009) Bush Moves Out

Funny story: (2009) Bush Moves Out

George Dubya Bush today moves out of the White House as his term as President comes to an end. After eight years on Pennsylvania Avenue Bush has accrued a lot of his own possessions in the Capital's most famous house, and it all needs removing.

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(2013) Boston Red Sox Marketing Department Proposals for 2013

In an effort to meet the demands of co-owner Tom Werner who wants the team to show more sex appeal and provide more soap opera life stories to the pink hat brigade, the Marketing Department is scrambling to keep their jobs. An inside expose, on a...

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(2009) Bush Criticises Obama Presidency, Plans To Run In 2012

Funny story: (2009) Bush Criticises Obama Presidency, Plans To Run In 2012

No sooner has Barack Obama been sworn in as the 44th American president, but the non-entity that is now the 43rd president is threatening to run against the new guy in 2012. "Ya, see," drawled ex-president George W. Bush, "all I can see from this...

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(2009) Inauguration Parade Crash Lands In Hudson River

Funny story: (2009) Inauguration Parade Crash Lands In Hudson River

WASHINGTON DC (AP Newsliar) - The parade for Barack Obama's inauguration as 44th president crash landed into the Hudson River today, sending all 10,000+ participants fleeing for safety from the icy waters and startling thousands of New Yorkers who ha...

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(2010) The Art of Urination

Funny story: (2010) The Art of Urination

Famous for his three dimensional chalk art on the streets of New York, as well as his dirty car window art in Boston central, Ernesto Evinstreme has embarked on a new artistic venture on the snow covered streets and walkways of Minneapolis. Prefer...

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(2010) TV Chef To Cook For Terrorist Ringleader

Funny story: (2010) TV Chef To Cook For Terrorist Ringleader

Manchester, England. Whilst on a speaking tour of the midlands, pukka celebrity chef Oliver James suddenly announced to the audience that he knows where sought after terrorist mastermind Osama Bin laden is hiding. He would not elaborate on the de...

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(2013) German gold reserves diverted to a Filipino household

During the Cold War, because of the continuing threat of the Soviet Bloc to launch World War 3, West Germany decided to spread its 300 tons of gold reserves to different banks around the world to preserve the stability of the economy of what is now s...

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(2008) Santa Discovered to be Crack Baron

Funny story: (2008) Santa Discovered to be Crack Baron

Santa Claus was yesterday on the run from the law after it was revealed by an undercover team that he was an ingenious drug baron controlling a significant amount of the Arctic criminal underworld. The jovial gangster, known by many for his obesit...

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(2008) Portuguese cops retalliate with e-fit sketch of official arguidos

Funny story: (2008) Portuguese cops retalliate with e-fit sketch of official arguidos

Praia Da Iluzion - (Ass Mess): Portuguese police have retalliated at today's Sunday Tosser campaign of finding new unofficial suspects by issuing their own e-fit sketches of the main arguidos.

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(2007) Britain's Best Loved Character Just That! Shock

Funny story: (2007) Britain's Best Loved Character Just That! Shock

Shock news today that hit TV show, Only Fools and Horses, is not in fact about real people.

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(2010) Satan To Retire - Dick Cheney To Take Over As Supreme Evil Of The Underworld

Funny story: (2010) Satan To Retire - Dick Cheney To Take Over As Supreme Evil Of The Underworld

In a surprise move Sunday, Satan, the Prince of Darkness, announced his retirement citing that after thousands of years of initiating pestilence, wars, catastrophes and general mayhem, he was ready for a break. "The job wears you down." the Gr...

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