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Funny story: Ted Kaczynski Finds Rebirth and New Relevance in Shadow of Coronavirus Pandemic

Ted Kaczynski Finds Rebirth and New Relevance in Shadow of Coronavirus Pandemic

(ADX Florence, Colorado) Ted Kaczynski, also known as the “Unabomber” for his twenty-year domestic terrorism record of sending explosive bombs to random people and penning a 35,000-word essay against technology, has found a new relevance in this age...

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Funny story: Charleston Woman Enjoys Being Her Own Valentine

Charleston Woman Enjoys Being Her Own Valentine

Through a great deal of personal work and group support, Kendra Burke of Charleston, South Carolina, arrived at a point at which she did not need anyone else to be her Valentine; instead, she has become her own Valentine. “It's empowering,” said K...

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Funny story: Codependent Truckers Bring Self-Awareness to Country Music

Codependent Truckers Bring Self-Awareness to Country Music

Nashville-based country music trio, Codependent Truckers, are getting rave reviews, not only for their gut-wrenching songs of love and loss, but also for bringing a new level of self-awareness to country music. "Classic country has always been rif...

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Funny story: Nashville Man Finds Fault and Realizes It's His

Nashville Man Finds Fault and Realizes It's His

Logan Cantwell of Nashville, Tennessee, had always been told that he was good at finding fault - but was disconcerted when one of the faults he found happened to belong to him. "Usually they're other people's," said Cantwell. "And I always return...

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Funny story: Nashville Man Unsuccessfully Tries to Give Girlfriend Space

Nashville Man Unsuccessfully Tries to Give Girlfriend Space

Pete Richardson of Nashville, Tennessee, thought he was being considerate when he offered to give his clingy, codependent girlfriend, Marissa Lowell, space, only to find that she took extreme offense at the gesture. "I just told her that instead o...

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Funny story: Nashville Man Feels He Has Real Potential

Nashville Man Feels He Has Real Potential

Despite some minor shortcomings pointed out by women he's dated, Charlie Murphy of Nashville, Tennessee, feels that he has real potential for being a great catch. "Once I fully quit smoking and start getting to the gym on a regular basis, I'll be...

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Funny story: Positive Thinking Found to Be Totally Awesome in All Respects

Positive Thinking Found to Be Totally Awesome in All Respects

A recent study conducted by the Sunshine Centre has revealed positive thinking to be totally awesome in all respects. "This is true feel-good news," said Sunshine Centre Director, Cassie Hayes. "We found that, whatever the situation - I don't like...

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Funny story: Nashville Man Loses Track of What His Other Hand Is Doing

Nashville Man Loses Track of What His Other Hand Is Doing

Last week, 34-year-old Ben Higgins of Nashville, Tennessee, started to say, "But on the other hand," only to realize that he had no idea how to finish the sentence. "My left hand didn't know what my right one was doing," said Higgins. "Total clust...

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Funny story: Nashville Man Unsuccessfully Tries to Gentrify Himself

Nashville Man Unsuccessfully Tries to Gentrify Himself

Witnessing the sharp appreciation of real estate in his formerly sketchy East Nashville neighborhood, Ward Paisley attempted to put the process of gentrification to work for himself, but with little success. "I encountered a lot of local resistanc...

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Funny story: Nashville Woman Affirms that She Is Absolutely Prefect in Every Way

Nashville Woman Affirms that She Is Absolutely Prefect in Every Way

Determined to replace her negative thought patterns with positive, happiness-promoting autosuggestions, Myra Lopez of Nashville, Tennessee, affirmed during her morning journaling that she was absolutely prefect in every way. “Enough of limiting be...

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Funny story: Beverage Company Offers Bottling Service for Emotions

Beverage Company Offers Bottling Service for Emotions

Responding to skyrocketing rates of depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders, international beverage company Sweet T, Inc., has introduced a bottling service for emotions. “We can handle virtually any unpleasant emotion,” boasted Sweet T CEO...

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Funny story: Slowly, Over Time, Nashville Man Becomes Slightly Less Immature

Slowly, Over Time, Nashville Man Becomes Slightly Less Immature

Slowly, over time, with a great deal of (well, some) personal work, Trent O’Hare of Nashville, Tennessee, reports that he’s become slightly less immature. “It’s pretty remarkable, if I don’t say so myself," said Trent. "Which I do. A lot. I think...

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Funny story: Wellness Experts Suggest Comparing Yourself To Others

Wellness Experts Suggest Comparing Yourself To Others

“Don’t compare yourself to others, it’s not a competition.” For years, these words were considered by many to be a foundation to a better life. However, in a recent nationwide poll, it would appear that we were wrong. Many leading wellness experts have come forward to confirm that not only will comparing yourself to others better your quality of life, but it will also decrease your need for social...

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Funny story: Trump Finally Releases Enneagram Results

Trump Finally Releases Enneagram Results

After much controversy and criticism over his unprecedented refusal to disclose certain sensitive personal and financial information, President Donald Trump finally released his Enneagram personality test results. Trump is an Enneagram Type Eight, a...

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Funny story: Nashville Woman Decides to Put Herself Out There

Nashville Woman Decides to Put Herself Out There

Recently, Catherine Parker of Nashville, Tennessee, made the extremely personal decision to put herself out there. “I'm ready,” she said. “This decision didn't come easily, but I've been working on Me for a long time, and it's really paid off. I'm...

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Funny story: Life Coach Unveils Brilliant Plan for Client to Get a Full-Time Job

Life Coach Unveils Brilliant Plan for Client to Get a Full-Time Job

After nine months of deep work identifying core values, assessing top life priorities, and taking a hard look at day-to-day financial realities, Jason Henderson's life coach finally unveiled the professional plan crafted specially for him: find a ful...

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Funny story: Late Bloomer Decides to Be a Perennial

Late Bloomer Decides to Be a Perennial

After over five decades of underachieving, cowering in corners, and, as she put it, “living life to the emptiest,” 52-year-old Lily Tower has decided that now is her time to blossom – and not just once a year, but in perpetuity. Lily explains that...

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