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Funny story: Oprah Learns That Her Recomended Book, "Snake In The Popcorn Bag" Was Another Hoax"

Oprah Learns That Her Recomended Book, "Snake In The Popcorn Bag" Was Another Hoax"

You would have thought Oprah Winfrey would have caught on by now but she's fallen for it again. This time the author, Ms. Prissy Henpecker, the author of "The Snake In The Popcorn Bag" had sat right there in front of Oprah, the audience and ten zillion television viewers and swore that the she had actually went on a date when she was 16 to a movie theater with one Leon, a snake handler. Th...

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Funny story: Dean Koontz book writing instructions found!

Dean Koontz book writing instructions found!

Newport Beach, California - A small child who lives next door to one of America's most prolific thriller writers, made a startling discovery when he went to Koontz's backyard to retrieve his ball. He found what he thought was a "Mad Lib", but what...

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Funny story: Has-been takes on Never-was

Has-been takes on Never-was

New York City, New York - In response to the recent spectacle of some half-baked former governor publishing a tell-all book about herself, a new release is soon expected from an eighties icon. Yes, all you little Hulkamaniacs, the man who could te...

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Funny story: Nooks vs. Kindles: All-out War in U.S.

Nooks vs. Kindles: All-out War in U.S.

The Kindle, Amazon's electronic reader, is furious that there's a new kid on the block: the "Nook" by Barnes & Noble. No welcome wagon is in evidence. "Copycat, copycat," screams the Kindle, remarking on the many similarities between...

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Funny story: Mrs. DeWinter's first name found

Mrs. DeWinter's first name found

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts - In a large research facility staffed with hundreds of English Literature professors, three Cray II supercomputers and noted mathematician Andrew Wiles, the search for the long unknown name of the second Mrs. DeWinter has fi...

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Funny story: Catherine Cookson - her lost novel

Catherine Cookson - her lost novel

Catherine Cookson wrote over 2,000 books in her lifetime. All have been published in both hardback and paperback. Nearly all have been released in dramatised form on Video or DVD. Her works have been studied by generations of students throughout the...

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Funny story: Goverment puts the cabash on Ooogling Books

Goverment puts the cabash on Ooogling Books

Washington DC - The US Just-Us Department has urged a New York court to reject a deal that would allow book company Boogle to publish millions of books online. The deal raised protection and family issues, the mob said, and should be rejected in i...

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Funny story: Dan Brown Reveals Book Is Work Of Fiction

Dan Brown Reveals Book Is Work Of Fiction

Author Dan Brown has shocked fans of his books by revealing they are a work of fiction. The best-selling author of The Lost Symbol sold 1 million copies of his latest book within minutes of it going on sale. But he has faced criticism with acad...

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Funny story: Lost Symbol just a National Treasure rip-off?

Lost Symbol just a National Treasure rip-off?

It has been suggested that Dan Brown's latest novel steals the plot and vast swathes from the 2004 movie "National Treasure", starring Nicolas Cage and Diane Kruger. Brown, author of the bestselling The Da Vinci Code, just released the sequel, The L...

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Funny story: Secret of Dan Brown's "Lost Symbol" Leaked!

Secret of Dan Brown's "Lost Symbol" Leaked!

Less than 24 hours before the highly anticipated "Lost Symbol" hit book shelves, a former employee of author Dan Brown debunked rumors that it will reveal how the Freemasons controlled early American government. Speculation about the number 33 an...

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Funny story: Twilight Books Pulled From Primary Schools

Twilight Books Pulled From Primary Schools

Primary school students have been banned from reading the teen cult classic Twilight books because they are too considered too racy. Librarians have stripped the books from shelves in some junior schools because they believe the content is too se...

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Funny story: Amazon: Deleted Book Never Existed

Amazon: Deleted Book Never Existed

WASHINGTON - In an embarassing gaffe where Amazon is alleged to have deleted books from consumers' Kindle devices, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos maintains that not only was the book not deleted, it 'never existed to begin with.' The book, a so-called 1984...

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Funny story: "The End of the World is Nigel" named as worst punning book title

"The End of the World is Nigel" named as worst punning book title

A literary group has drawn up a list of book titles with pun-filled titles and chosen "The End of the world is Nigel" by Steven Fry as the worst. The book is another unfunny novel by Fry in which he attempts once again to show the World how much o...

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Funny story: The Book That Changed My Life

The Book That Changed My Life

I remember it well, June 1st 1984, this was the day in which i first encountered the novel 'Sweethearts Dance For Peanuts' by the Scottish literary behemoth Jasper Biggins. I had just finished breakfasting at Mammas during which we had scoffed an amusing buttered scone and discussed the importance of good bowling etiquette when i felt compelled to visit a little book dealing establishment oppo...

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Funny story: Over-zealous security at Manchester Airport

Over-zealous security at Manchester Airport

Over-zealous security guards were quick to spot a potential terrorist threat as innocent passenger Ian O'Cent waited to board the BA flight to Lanzarote. O'Cent was pulled from the line of passengers and taken to interview room when the security...

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Funny story: New Hassle Free, Worry Free Book, Music, and Video Club Announced

New Hassle Free, Worry Free Book, Music, and Video Club Announced

Are you frustrated with bookclubs that send you their featured selection of the month, even though you already sent back the little card? Are you upset that you received a new CD on the Greatest Hits of Mating Sounds of the Humpbacked Whale the day after the you actually ordered a John Denver album? Are you sick and tired of video clubs that require you to notify them by certified, registered ma...

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Funny story: Minority Leader John Boehner publishes new book, "The Audacity of Nope"

Minority Leader John Boehner publishes new book, "The Audacity of Nope"

John Andrew Boehner is a Republican who is currently serving as the House Minority Leader in the 111th Congress, and a U.S. Representative from Ohio's 8th congressional district. He recently wrote a book called the Audacity of Nope. The premise o...

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