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(2005) Man Fired for Eating Pie

Funny story: (2005) Man Fired for Eating Pie

Cliff Sourkins VP of the UK region for Communications Company AYAVA was today unceremoniously removed from his role. Allegedly after auditors discovered a 2.3miilion pound irregularity in the regions accounts due to his unauthorised purchase...

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(2009) Nigeria's Black Gold Curse

Funny story: (2009) Nigeria's Black Gold Curse

Attacks on oil industry facilities and kidnappings for ransom of foreign oil workers are frequent in the festering creeks of the Niger Delta, which is home to Africa's biggest oil and gas industry, and 419 e-mail scams. The Washington Shitraker's...

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(2007) Alabama Vaults to Number One in BCS Snafu

Funny story: (2007) Alabama Vaults to Number One in BCS Snafu

In a stunning surprise that calls into question just how the BCS rankings "really" work, the University of Alabama Crimson Tide vaulted to the Number One ranking, following the hiring of Nick Saban as head coach.

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(2014) Electronic turkeys on sale in Walmart stores to help quit Christmas dinners

Funny story: (2014) Electronic turkeys on sale in Walmart stores to help quit Christmas dinners

Buying "just one more" turkey because you know you will quit next week or slipping another turkey into your grocery basket at the superstore? Remarkably realistic electronic turkeys are now on sale to help with post-Christmas or Thanksgiving addi...

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(2006) Big Brother Baghdad Babe George Galloway Slips In Quietly

Funny story: (2006) Big Brother Baghdad Babe George Galloway Slips In Quietly

Self effacing recluse and patron of gentleman's outfitters charity, Suit You Sir, George Galloway, confounded his critics yesterday by locking himself away from the prying eyes of the public for a period of purdah which may last as long as twenty...

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(2010) A cure for dartitis

Funny story: (2010) A cure for dartitis

Dartitis pronounced dart-eye-tis is a condition suffered by dart players who for some psychological reason cannot release the dart. A lot of dart players suffer from it but it was first recognised when former 5 times champion of the World Eric Bristo...

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(2008) Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack hijacked by former housemate.

Funny story: (2008) Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack hijacked by former housemate.

Latest reality show, Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack is being held under siege by a former housemate who blames her stint in the house for ruining her career.

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(2010) Doctor Says Virgin Miley Cyrus Got The Clap From Standing Ovation

Funny story: (2010) Doctor Says Virgin Miley Cyrus Got The Clap From Standing Ovation

A physician specializing in the treatment of venereal disease said that a Penicillin shot should clear Miley Cyrus from a dose of the clap. He also stated that it was entirely possible that the young woman, who he said is much more girlish than woma...

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(2010) Anonymous Staffer Reveals Obama Spent Hawaiian Christmas Vacation Looking For Birth Certificate

Funny story: (2010) Anonymous Staffer Reveals Obama Spent Hawaiian Christmas Vacation Looking For Birth Certificate

An anonymous White House staffer named Rex Stubble, speaking on conditions of anonymity, said that Barack Obama's Christmas Hawaiian vacation's main purpose was to attempt to find or create a birth certificate. The President has apparently been sea...

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(2013) NRA Head LaPierre Fits Profile of 'Lone Gunman' Reports FBI

Funny story: (2013) NRA Head LaPierre Fits Profile of 'Lone Gunman' Reports FBI

Wayne LaPierre, notorious leader of the gun cult religion known as the NRA, is under investigation by the FBI as fitting the profile of the notorious 'lone gunman' so prevalent in modern American literature and films. His stoney faced demeanor, extre...

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(2006) Pat Robertson: "I Am Crying For Help"

Funny story: (2006) Pat Robertson: "I Am Crying For Help"

VIRGINIA BEACH - On his 700 Club television show, Pat Robertson told his audience that Israeli Prime Minister's recent massive stroke was divine retribution, stating "I would say woe unto any Prime Minister of Israel who takes a similar course to app...

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(2010) The Tiger, The Lionman & Mr Sheen

Funny story: (2010) The Tiger, The Lionman & Mr Sheen

The Tiger alias Tiger Woods the Lionman Craig Busch and Mr Sheen alias Charlie Sheen have to meet to discuss their downfall caused by their treatment of women. Tiger Woods the worlds greatest golfer is in a lot of trouble because he has had more b...

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(2011) Amy Winehouse album out next month and full of the usual expletives

Funny story: (2011) Amy Winehouse album out next month and full of the usual expletives

It's been some 5 years since Ms Winehouse's last album 'Back to Black' but now it seems the wait is over and Spoof has the latest. It's been a turbulent time for Amy over the last few years and that has probably influenced some of the tracks from her...

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(2010) Women Upset At Men Administering New TSA Security Screening

Funny story: (2010) Women Upset At Men Administering New TSA Security Screening

The new security screening device being tested by the T.S.A. has come under fire for the lack of privacy and for the intensity of the scan. The machine sees through clothing and can reveal intimate parts of a person's anatomy or undergarments. Wo...

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(2012) Pope Benedict in Alzheimers Names Kendall Jenner and Kylie Kardinals

Funny story: (2012) Pope Benedict in Alzheimers Names Kendall Jenner and Kylie Kardinals

It's hard to keep up with the Kardashians Kris, Kourtney, Khloe, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner. Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner just rocketed to the top of the nekts generation when Pope Benedict XVI named 22 new Cardinals today including Kendall J...

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(2009) Women Gets Pregant On Tube

Funny story: (2009) Women Gets Pregant On Tube

LONDON Oxford Circus - A Turkish woman has become the sixty fith person to get pregnant on London's underground rail network since it opened 1 year ago, the transport authority confirmed twice on Friday. Jolie Mumnaba was traveling with her boyfri...

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(2011) Billy Bragg being driven out of his own village by angry mob

Funny story: (2011) Billy Bragg being driven out of his own village by angry mob

Billy Bragg, musician, song writer and political activist is being driven out of his £1.5 million mansion by an angry mob who claims he is assembling a monster using the limbs of dead people. The Police are currently lining a safe route for the an...

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(2007) Breast Implants Now in Designer Colors

Funny story: (2007) Breast Implants Now in Designer Colors

Hollywood plastic surgeons have teamed with the fashion industry to release a new line of breast implants, now available in designer colors. Now, women who were stuck with white Caucasian breasts, yellow Oriental breasts, light-brown Hispanic breast...

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(2010) Indianapolis Colts Decide To Rest Starters Until Super Bowl

Funny story: (2010) Indianapolis Colts Decide To Rest Starters Until Super Bowl

The Indianapolis Colts have decided to rest all of their starting players in the playoffs until the team reaches the Super Bowl. A spokesman said that "people like Peyton Manning are just too important to risk in playoff games or conference cham...

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(2014) Walmart Recalls Risky GE Food But Has More

Funny story: (2014) Walmart Recalls Risky GE Food But Has More

NEW YORK - Wall-Mart Stores Inc. says it's considering taking legal action against "responsible parties" after DNA testing of Mrs. Jones Wall-Mart Cheddar Cheese showed traces of Pig's milk, the world's hottest Chile pepper --the Trinidad Moruga Scor...

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(2004) DIY Saddam Hole - A Big Hit

Funny story: (2004) DIY Saddam Hole - A Big Hit

After the revelation that Saddam Hussein had been living in a hole for months after the capture of Iraq, a British based construction firm put into motion the development of a new line for their repertoire - a do-it-yourself Saddam hidey hole. They s...

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(2008) Oil the Engine Lubricant of Choice for NASCAR

Funny story: (2008) Oil the Engine Lubricant of Choice for NASCAR

The timeless classic - auto racing - is garnering more and more fans as time goes on, and often these same rabid fans overlook some of the simple yet crucial things that go into this highly charged sport.

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Trump Jr. Says That He Always Wanted to Be Separated From His Parents

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