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(2010) UK house market in freefall

Funny story: (2010) UK house market in freefall

Latest figures from the second Bank of England, Northern Rock, have revealed that UK house prices are in freefall. In September, six grand was wiped off the value of an average house, more if it was a posh house and less if it was a caravan or a shed...

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(2010) Defence cuts to reduce Royal Navy to smallest size

Funny story: (2010) Defence cuts to reduce Royal Navy to smallest size

In a desperate bid to save two new aircraft carriers which are under construction, Royal Navy chiefs have agreed with government demands to reduce the number of warships in the fleet by almost 75%. This move will cut the Navy down to a size last seen...

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(2004) George W. Bush Touts His No Child Left Behind Education Reforms

Funny story: (2004) George W. Bush Touts His No Child Left Behind Education Reforms

George W. Bush, in an attempt to shift focus away from the newly released Weapons of Mass Destruction Report and unable to say anything good about the economy, jobs creation or oil prices, has begun talking on the campaign trail about his No Child Le...

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(2008) Lazytown shuns the UK over Iceland Bank collapse row

Funny story: (2008) Lazytown shuns the UK over Iceland Bank collapse row

Reykjavik, Iceland: Producers of the hit children's TV programme Lazytown, which is produced in Iceland, have retaliated over the UK Governments plans to sue Iceland's government, after the collapse of its number 2 bank Icesave which left thousands o...

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(2005) Lance Armstrong Bitten by Dog with Fake Testicles

Funny story: (2005) Lance Armstrong Bitten by Dog with Fake Testicles

Austin -- Seven time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong was today bitten by a German shepard dog sporting fake testicles, sold commercially as "Neuticals." Armstrong's injuries were not serious, although psychiatrists have warned...

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(2004) Race to Elect Computerized Politicians Accelerates

Funny story: (2004) Race to Elect Computerized Politicians Accelerates

BERKELEY, CA. A project that began in right-wing think tanks, namely the training and deployment of Hollywood actors as canditates for political office, has upped the ante. Unintrusive devices that constrain and suggest the neural domains accessed...

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(2007) Lil' Wayne Arrested After Concert

Funny story: (2007) Lil' Wayne Arrested After Concert

Hip-hop artist Lil' Wayne has been arrested after a concert in Idaho, and charged with being "absolutely talentless", authorities have said.

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(2008) McCain Investigated by Ripley's Believe it or Not for claim He impregnated Palin's pregnant Daughter for a Third Time!

Funny story: (2008) McCain Investigated by Ripley's Believe it or Not for claim He impregnated Palin's pregnant Daughter for a Third Time!

Everyone knew Mccain had to take a big risk to create the kind of game changer that would stop the runaway train called Obama momentum. His choice of VPILF Palin proved to be just more weirdness. The superman act flying to Washington to save the nati...

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(2007) British Man Victim Of "Triple E" Weapon

Funny story: (2007) British Man Victim Of "Triple E" Weapon

A British man is in hospital in Edinburgh after contracting a deadly US military virus whilst on holiday in the US earlier this year.

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(2007) Gucci Belt Found Circling the Earth

Funny story: (2007) Gucci Belt Found Circling the Earth

Sputnikaberg, Russia (IP) - The Van Allen radiation belts were discovered by one of the Explorer series of space craft launched during the International Geophysical Year of 1958.

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(2008) McCain Wears Garter Belt During Debate

Funny story: (2008) McCain Wears Garter Belt During Debate

Nashville. During the TV-debat McCain wore under his suit red lingerie and a red garter belt with black nylons belonging to Sarah Palin. After the TV-debat, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, chief McCain psychiatric advisor, admitted that the strange way of w...

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(2010) Virus checkers "A bigger problem than viruses"

Funny story: (2010) Virus checkers "A bigger problem than viruses"

McNorton, the largest supplier of virus checkers in the world have come out and admitted that their products cause more disruption than the very viruses that they protect against. "There are so many viruses out in the wild now," said Casper Skye,...

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(2008) Jamie Lynn Spears; Pregnant, Still Single and Better Than Fiction

Funny story: (2008) Jamie Lynn Spears; Pregnant, Still Single and Better Than Fiction

Frustrating TheSpoof.com staff writers one more time, Jamie Lynn Spears and her press agents have managed to issue statements so bizarre, as to render all amateur comedic journalists speechless. In parallel magazine articles released this Wedn...

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(2007) Sherry enemas were all the rage in Texarse says accused

Funny story: (2007) Sherry enemas were all the rage in Texarse says accused

Houston, Texarse - (Reuterus): A woman accused of killing her alcoholic husband by giving him sherry enemas told a Brazoria County District Court today that alcoholic purges were "all the rage" in her part of town "just like the coloni...

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(2013) Jesse Ventura, Howard Stern Announce Running For High Office In 2016

Funny story: (2013) Jesse Ventura, Howard Stern Announce Running For High Office In 2016

It became official, Jesse Ventura and Howard Stern are going to be fighting it out for the Presidency and Vice Presidency of the United States of America in the 2016 elections. Last week Jesse Ventura was being interviewed on The Howard Stern Show...

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(2007) Seventies Soap Opera Was Recruiting Portal For Spys And Spooks And That

Funny story: (2007) Seventies Soap Opera Was Recruiting Portal For Spys And Spooks And That

Sensational news emerging tonight that seventies Brummy soap opera, Crossroads, was in fact a recruiting ground for the UK's top spying bods, MFI.

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(2009) Elderly man sells life insurance to bank...receives loaded thirty-eight by UPS

A Louisberg resident sold his life insurance policy to the Rob-u-quick Bank last month after seeing the ads on TV targeted to seniors. Mr. T. J. Mc Corkle of Louisburg, NC and his wife of forty-seven years were having a hard time living on their smal...

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(2007) Antiwar Ron Paul Has Breakthrough

Funny story: (2007) Antiwar Ron Paul Has Breakthrough

WASHINGTON (FMLiveWire) -The antiwar message of Ron Paul is breaking out into the mainstream with massive popularity and multimillion dollar contributions, thereby raising the ire of his warmongering opponents.

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(2009) NASA LCROSS Moon Crash: Check your Lunar Land Lease

Funny story: (2009) NASA LCROSS Moon Crash: Check your Lunar Land Lease

All over the globe, people are searching out their lunar land ownership certificates to see if Friday's bombing by NASA has targeted their property. If it turns out that someone owns the area concerned, based on the Outer Space Treaty of 1967 they m...

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(2008) McCain Lieberman, Dancing with the Stars

Funny story: (2008) McCain Lieberman, Dancing with the Stars

Senator McCain once again suspended his campaign to be featured on "Dancing with the stars". His partner of choice, Senator Lieberman. The theme of the evening had strong homosexual overtones, "Never leave your buddy's behind". Both McCain and Lie...

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(2007) Celine Dion Blamed for Teen Suicide

Funny story: (2007) Celine Dion Blamed for Teen Suicide

SAN JOSE, CA -- Fifteen year old Larry Baxter desperately wanted to be cool but knew he never would be because of his unnatural attraction to the music of Canadian diva, Celine Dion, and that is why he killed himself last weekend, according to the te...

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(2006) Larry King Live Dead

Funny story: (2006) Larry King Live Dead

Larry King Live was found dead .. blindfolded, stabbed, bound and gagged stuffed in a dumpster outside a posh Atlanta adult bookstore late last night.

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