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Funny story: Jewish Council solve UK debt crisis

Jewish Council solve UK debt crisis

Rabbi David Cohenron, leader of the Jewish Council of Great Britain, has outlined plans to bring an end to the recession and put the United Kingdom back on the world map. Speaking outside the council chambers, Rabbi Cohenron stated; "Oye vot a...

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Funny story: Queen to Flog Buck House!

Queen to Flog Buck House!

In a shock announcement, HRH Queen Elizabeth the Second has declared that she will be putting Buckingham Palace on the market this spring, at an asking price as yet undisclosed. This move has come at a time of hardship for the Royals: two wedding...

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Funny story: Bolton Plumber declares Bankruptcy due to US Government

Bolton Plumber declares Bankruptcy due to US Government

John Wiki, a plumber based in Bolton has declared bankruptcy today following a sharp downturn in his online bookings in the latter part of 2010. His plumbing business Wiki-Leaks, formed in 2006, took a notable part of its work through the Internet...

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Funny story: Parliament eyes Voucher Vultures

Parliament eyes Voucher Vultures

Those undisputed kings of comedy, namely the Con/Libs have entered 2011 with a vengeance, just when you thought they had run out of fresh material they produce an absolute gutbuster! Vouchers worth £250 million are being dished out ("oh the puns,...

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Funny story: "You could not credit it!"

"You could not credit it!"

It would seem that retailers Nationwide are peeing their respective pants at the copious amounts of money pouring through their swipe machines as the Nation goes sale crazy-on credit! Reports are flooding in from across the land regarding the mega...

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Funny story: Christmas Message from the Stock Exchange

Christmas Message from the Stock Exchange

In a great effort to beat the cold spell and all its miseries the Stock Exchange in an heroic final hour pushed the FTSE over the 6000 mark. It is likely to be the best December since 1987. Retailers are excited by the last minute rush to the shop...

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Funny story: Bankers Smile As Snow Takes Away Spotlight on Super-Bonuses

Bankers Smile As Snow Takes Away Spotlight on Super-Bonuses

LONDON - In a sneaky sly way in the City, the snow which has caused untold traffic and emergency service misery, is the bankers' gold. While the snow is diverting attention away from huge super-bonuses and the fact that Russia won the 2014 WC bid,...

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Funny story: President Obama Signs the STAMP Act

President Obama Signs the STAMP Act

Washington DC: President Obama signed the Spending Termination and Mandate Prevention (STAMP) Act of 2011. The STAMP Act was negotiated with House Speaker Boehner (R-OH) and Senate Majority Leader Reid (D-NV) to severely limit federal spending and un...

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Funny story: US Cell Phone Industry Declares Bankruptcy

US Cell Phone Industry Declares Bankruptcy

New York NY: Domestic cell phone companies and the US subsidiaries of foreign cell phone companies stocks violently plummeted on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) today. Soon after this event all these electronics companies declared bankruptcy. R...

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Funny story: Undocumented Workers Most Affected By Sluggish Economy

Undocumented Workers Most Affected By Sluggish Economy

For many undocumented immigrants in the United States, life is both a challenge and a sacrifice. Worrying where to stay and how to get through American laws and prohibitions is a daily superhuman effort.I Don't Blame Americans... "Norteamericanos...

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Funny story: Lloyds Lose 9 million Dollars

Lloyds Lose 9 million Dollars

Lloyds Bank have lost the 9 million dollars invested in their special 0.000001% security bonds by the great Sudanese President Omar Bashear - who lost part of his ear supposedly in a bid to outdo Van Goth, but in reality because he lost in a Boxing c...

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Funny story: Obama: $3.00 Per Gallon Gas Small Price To Pay When Flying To Hawaii

Obama: $3.00 Per Gallon Gas Small Price To Pay When Flying To Hawaii

Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, has responded to a question about whether the President thinks it's wise to take the gas guzzling Air Force One to Hawaii for Christmas when the country is reeling with double digit unemployment and $3.00 per gallon gas.

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Funny story: Cutback Books: Slim Volumes For The Era Of Austerity

Cutback Books: Slim Volumes For The Era Of Austerity

with Tilly Wrestleman Greetings dear friends and fellow bibliophiles. The compliments of the season to you all. As the old Hungarian proverb has it: "May all your geese be fat ones, and all your relations be dead." 'Tis a fallow period through which we are forced to trudge just now. Where are the new books? They are conspicuous by their lack of existence, my dears. So, thus it is, dear r...

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Funny story: Sour Economy Forces Elderly Brothers Back to Work

Sour Economy Forces Elderly Brothers Back to Work

NEW YORK, NY - "Davy and I were ready to settle into a comfortable retirement," says Charles, age 75. "But then the recession hit, our nest egg lost half its value, and the government was running out of money. So Davy and I had to go back to work."...

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Funny story: Tax Cuts to Allow Average Americans to Own Luxury Vehicles

Tax Cuts to Allow Average Americans to Own Luxury Vehicles

Car makers across the board in America are reporting hikes in recent sales, with higher-end models doing their fair share of business as well. So it is no surprise that with the news that the Bush tax cuts will most likely be extended, corporate head...

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Funny story: Council Cuts for a Big Society

Council Cuts for a Big Society

Eric Pickles, dropped into Westminster from his Pig farm in Harrogate, and announced the great news for everyone of Council Cuts of 29% around the country. 'This is marvellous news' chimed Fatty Arbuckle, Pickles's cousin 'I shall be able to collect...

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Funny story: Takwana Smith and Anitikapita Jones, both of Cargo Fleet, Middlesbrough, discuss latest news regarding hikes in gas and electricity prices.

Takwana Smith and Anitikapita Jones, both of Cargo Fleet, Middlesbrough, discuss latest news regarding hikes in gas and electricity prices.

Our brilliant, yet modest, reporter, Lady Godiva, caught up with two of her favourite characters today, Takwana Smith and Anitakapita Jones, both of Cargo Fleet, Middlesbrough. Both were 'sporting' the fashionable 'South Bank Facelift' hairdo, which tends to leave them looking rather surprised all of the time. When asked about their opinions on the latest news Takwana said, "Well, they've...

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