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(2007) George Bush, "Hannah Montana… Iraq Victory Model!"

Funny story: (2007) George Bush, "Hannah Montana… Iraq Victory Model!"

(Washington, D.C.) George Bush has a new vision for Iraq, the Disney Channel's "Hannah Montana" TV show, or, more particularly, the tour to kick-off later this month.

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(2010) Royal Navy to get Ann Widdecombe's g-string

Funny story: (2010) Royal Navy to get Ann Widdecombe's g-string

After making a brief appearance on Strictly Come Dancing, Ann Widdecombe's g-string has been requisitioned by the Ministry of Defence and is being dispatched to the Royal Navy dockyards in Rosyth, Scotland. Prior to dispatch, the g-string is bein...

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(2005) Wal-Mart Test Marketing Cremation Chambers

Funny story: (2005) Wal-Mart Test Marketing Cremation Chambers

Not to be outdone by Costco's announcement that it is selling coffins in two Chicago area stores, mass merchandise behemoth Wal-mart will be test marketing cremation chambers and sealable containers in three Wichita, Kansas area stores later this mon...

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(2005) People aren't half as stupid as they look.

Funny story: (2005) People aren't half as stupid as they look.

The results of an extensive and detailed study from the Centra De Observations Humanity at the illustrious University of Nowhere have finally shown that the old adage is indeed correct, people aren't half as stupid as they look. While an accurate and...

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(2007) Airline Pilot Saves Plane After Wing Falls Off

Funny story: (2007) Airline Pilot Saves Plane After Wing Falls Off

La Guardia, New York (IP) - What began as a routine flight from New York to Fort Lauderdale almost turned to tragedy earlier today when a wing fell off of a 747 jet plane. Tragedy was averted by Northern Airlines pilot Mark Joyce thanks to some quic...

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(2007) Dali Lama says Blackwater chief will be reincarnated as a fly

Funny story: (2007) Dali Lama says Blackwater chief will be reincarnated as a fly

It was confirmed today from somewhere high in the Himalayan mountains that Blackwater USA founder Erik Prince would be reincarnated as a fly. Blackwater has been in the news lately defending their position that they acted in self-defense after killin...

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(2007) Australia v England Pre-match Assessment

Funny story: (2007) Australia v England Pre-match Assessment

In a possible attempt to stir up old rivalries, Wallaby coach John Connolly has already whinged to quarter-final referee Paddy O'Brien about the England team's ready-to-rumble playing style stating that Olly Barclay hasn'...

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(2005) Huge Oil Deposits Discovered in France, Spain

Funny story: (2005) Huge Oil Deposits Discovered in France, Spain

In a shock announcement today the world has learned that huge reserves of oil have been discovered in the south west region of France, near the border with Spain and close to the Basque region.

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(2008) FBI declares "Flip This House" TV Show of interest in sub-prime mortgage probe

Funny story: (2008) FBI declares "Flip This House" TV Show of interest in sub-prime mortgage probe

Hollywood, California - A Constitutional showdown between "Flip This House" and the FBI is brewing, as the successful cable show is allegedly being investigated for having contributed to the mortgage-backed securities (sub-prime mortgages) meltdown.

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(2011) QPR refuse to share new stadium with Chelsea

Funny story: (2011) QPR refuse to share new stadium with Chelsea

High flying QPR have dashed Chelsea's dreams of sharing a luxury new stadium in Shepherd's Bush. The upwardly mobile West London club have realised that their bijou dwelling in Loftus Road is too small for Champion's League football and are looki...

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(2001) Teenager admits daft stunt not influenced by TV

Funny story: (2001) Teenager admits daft stunt not influenced by TV

A teenager yesterday admitted that a ludicrously stupid stunt he had pulled was completely his own idea and not at all influenced by TV or films.

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(2005) Kids with a cause sues Duff

Funny story: (2005) Kids with a cause sues Duff

Teen Queen Hilary Duff in is quite a bit of trouble with the kids with a cause campaign which she represents the teen queen is being sued for the loss of over $25000.00 which is exactly how much her new antique gold pocket watch (which belonged to t...

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(2017) Former Child Star Receives Hollywood's Most Prestigious Award

Funny story: (2017) Former Child Star Receives Hollywood's Most Prestigious Award

Emmanuel Lewis, the star of the 1980s sitcom "Webster", was awarded the distinguished 'Dignity Prize' in Los Angeles last night by the National Academy of Self-Esteem, a rare honor bestowed upon former celebrities who have never appeared in a shamefu...

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(2009) Huge "Woody" wows the US in Zombieland film but Janet Jackson refused to suck up to it

Funny story: (2009) Huge "Woody" wows the US in Zombieland film but Janet Jackson refused to suck up to it

The latest blockbuster movie to wow the Yanks is Zombieland starring Woody Harrelson, better known as that Zombie barkeeper, thanks Frazier, Cheers. Only problem haunting the movie was the refusal of Janet Jackson to star alongside the massive "Wo...

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(2017) A Superstar Pulls Back The Curtain

Funny story: (2017) A Superstar Pulls Back The Curtain

Superstar Rihanna recently granted exclusive access to a 'day-in-her-life', shedding an intimate spotlight on one America's most talented performers. But before the outing began, we first had to find our way through Rihanna's staff, which inclu...

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(2010) Justin Bieber: Stop Calling Me Kim's Toy Boy!

Funny story: (2010) Justin Bieber: Stop Calling Me Kim's Toy Boy!

After the sexy photo shoot with 29-year-old Kim Kardashian in a see-through outfit, everyone has been after Justin Bieber about his budding romance with Kim. "Ever since that shoot, which was for publicity only, I've heard even some of my fans cal...

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(2004) Florida Solves Ballot Problem, Will Go with Show of Hands

Funny story: (2004) Florida Solves Ballot Problem, Will Go with Show of Hands

Tallahassee, FL - The Florida Department of Elections released the recommendations of its Voting Methods Commission today. This year's Flor...

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(2009) Glastonbury Festival 2010 sells out in 5 minutes, only problem is nobody knows the crap line-up

Funny story: (2009) Glastonbury Festival 2010 sells out in 5 minutes, only problem is nobody knows the crap line-up

The annual Glastonbury "Bash" is sold out for 2010 without the organisers divulging their main acts. The once so famous rock festival (Led Zeppelin performed there once!) now turned into a mega-festival of, well, much to do about nothing really, a...

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(2004) Donald Rumsfeld Explains All and Nothing

Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, in an apparent effort to confuse America's enemies and allies abroad, not to mention Americans at home, has reversed himself yet again.

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(2001) Bidding Ends On Kidman-Cruise Divorce Jokes

Funny story: (2001) Bidding Ends On Kidman-Cruise Divorce Jokes

CBS' The Late Show with David Letterman has emerged the victor in the most heated jokes auction in entertainment history.

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(2017) Moon Severely Damaged by Total Solar Eclipse

Mt. Palomar Observatory. Astronomers today confirmed what amateur moon gazers have been saying since late August: the moon is noticeably paler than it was before the total solar eclipse of Aug. 21. Offering an explanation devoid of scientific jargon...

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(2007) Madonna Kabbalists fend off Narconon Scientologists in fight for Britney's soul

Funny story: (2007) Madonna Kabbalists fend off Narconon Scientologists in fight for Britney's soul

Los Angeles, California - (Recovery Mess): A fight to the death for Britney Spears' soul is under way in LA.

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