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ASSORTMENT OF JOKES #21

  1. A real estate boss got a hot new secretary, and he decided to put some moves on her. But within a few weeks, he is feeling displeased at the way she is working, not caring, coming to work late, and so on.

    Finally, he pulls her aside, and has a little talk with her. "Listen, baby, we may have gone to bed together a few times, but who said you could start coming in late and slacking off?"

    The secretary's reply, "My lawyer!"


  2. It was a blondes first plane trip. Boarding the aircraft and found herself a window seat in a non-smoking area, and settled in. A man came over and insisted that she was in his seat. She told him to go away.

    "Okay," replied the man. "If that's the way you want it, you fly the plane."


  3. After hearing that one of the patients in a mental hospital had saved another from a suicide attempt by pulling him out of a bathtub, the director reviewed the rescuer's file and called him into his office.

    "Mr. James, your records and your heroic behavior indicate that you're ready to go home. I'm only sorry that the man you saved later killed himself with a rope around the neck."

    "Oh, he didn't kill himself," Mr. James replied. "I hung him up to dry."


  4. Five-year-old Becky answered the door when the census taker came by. She told the census taker that her daddy was a doctor and wasn't home because he was performing an appendectomy.

    "My," said the census taker, "that sure is a big word for such a little girl. Do you know what it means?"

    "Sure! Fifteen-hundred bucks, and that doesn't even include the anesthesiologist!"


  5. A guy goes to the doctor and the doctor tells him, "I have some very bad news for you. I'm afraid that you're afflicted with a fatal and incurable disease."

    So the guy asks, "Well isn't there ANYTHING I can do, doc?"

    "Hmmm.... maybe you should go to a spa and start taking daily mud baths." The doctor tells the patient.

    "Mud baths? Will that help me, doc?"

    "Probably not....
    But at least you'll get used to being covered in dirt!"


  6. The receptionist at a busy medical center asked the caller on the phone the nature of her complaint.

    "I'll discuss that with the doctor when I see him, thank you," snapped the caller.

    "Just as you prefer," said the receptionist calmly, "But you must realize that it will help the doctor immensely to know about your problem so he can read up on it ahead of time."


  7. Grandpa was celebrating his 100th birthday and everybody complimented him on how athletic and well-preserved he appeared.

    "Gentlemen, I will tell you the secret of my success," he cackled. "I have been in the open air day after day for some 75 years now."

    The celebrants were impressed and asked how he managed to keep up his rigorous fitness regime.

    "Well, you see my wife and I were married 75 years ago. On our wedding night, we made a solemn pledge. Whenever we had a fight, the one who was proved wrong would go outside and take a walk."


  8. "Ever since we got married, my wife has tried to change me. She got me to stop drinking, smoking and running around until all hours of the night. She taught me how to dress well, enjoy the fine arts, gourmet cooking, classical music, even how to invest in the stock market."

    "Sounds like you may be bitter because she changed you so drastically," remarked his friend.

    "I'm not bitter. Now that I'm so improved, she just isn't good enough for me."


  9. A fellow in a bar notices a woman, always alone, come in on a fairly regular basis. After the second week, he made his move.

    "No thank you," she said politely. "This may sound rather odd in this day and age, but I'm keeping myself pure until I meet the man I love."

    "That must be rather difficult," the man replied.

    "Oh, I don't mind too much." she said. "But, it has my husband really upset."


  10. A man sat in his attorney's office.

    "Do you want the bad news first or the terrible news?" the lawyer said.

    "Give me the bad news first."

    "Your wife found a picture worth a half-million dollars."

    "That's the bad news?" asked the man incredulously. "I can't wait to hear the terrible news."

    "The terrible news is that it's of you and your secretary."


  11. While proudly showing off his new apartment to friends, a college student led the way into the den.

    "What is the big brass gong and hammer for?" one of his friends asked.

    "That is the talking clock", the man replied.

    "How's it work?" the friend asked.

    "Watch", the man said then proceeded to give the gong an ear shattering pound with the hammer.

    Suddenly someone screamed from the other side of the wall "KNOCK IT OFF, YOU JERK! It's two AM!"


  12. "Mum, teacher was asking me today if I have any brothers or sisters who will be coming to school."

    "That's nice of her to take such an interest, dear. What did she say when you told her you are the only child?"

    She just said, "Thank goodness!"


  13. A patient goes to see a surgeon about having a heart transplant. The surgeon says: "I'll give you a choice: you can either have the heart of 25-year-old marathon runner or a 60-year-old lawyer. Which do you want?"

    The patient answers, "Easy -- let me have the lawyer's."

    The surgeon, dumbfounded, says, "Why would you pick the heart of a 60-year-old lawyer over a 25-year-old marathon runner?"

    The patient replies, "I want one that's never been used."


  14. A truck driver was driving along on the freeway. A sign comes up that reads "low bridge ahead."

    Before he knows it the bridge is right a head of him and he gets stuck under the bridge. Cars are backed up for miles.

    Finally, a police car comes up. The cop gets out of his car and walks around to the truck driver, puts his hands on his hips and says, "Got stuck, huh?"

    The truck driver says, "No, I was delivering this bridge and ran out of gas."


  15. Have you heard about the new Al Gore bonds the Treasury Department is pushing? They have no interest at all. But don't confuse them with the Bill Clinton bonds, they never mature.


  16. A secretary walked into her boss's office and said, "I'm afraid I've got some bad news for you."

    "Why do you always have to give me bad news?" he complained. "Tell me some good news for once."

    "Alright, here's some good news," said the secretary. "You're not sterile."


  17. On his first visit to the zoo, a little boy stared at the caged stork for a long time. He waved, jumped up and down, and stared at the stork a while longer.

    Finally, turning to his father, he exclaimed, "Gee, Dad, he doesn't recognize me."


  18. Deep within a forest a little turtle began to climb a tree. After hours of effort he reached the top, jumped into the air waving his front legs and crashed to the ground. After recovering, he slowly climbed the tree again, jumped, and fell to the ground.

    The turtle tried again and again while a couple of birds sitting on a branch watched his sad efforts. Finally, the female bird turned to her mate.

    "Dear," she chirped, "I think it's time to tell him he's adopted."


  19. "This house," said the real estate salesman, "has both its good points and its bad points. To show you I'm honest, I'm going to tell you about both.

    The disadvantages are that there is a chemical plant one block south and a slaughterhouse a block north."

    "What are the advantages?" inquired the prospective buyer.

    "The advantage is that you can always tell which way the wind is blowing."


  20. After a long and serious operation, Lena ended up in a coma. Try as they might, the doctors just couldn't bring her out of it. When her husband Ralph came into the intensive care unit to see her, the doctors gave him the bad news.

    "We just can't wake her. It doesn't look good I'm afraid" the doctor told Ralph in a quiet somber voice.

    Ralph looked at Lena and with a soft trembling voice said "But doctor, she's so young. She's only 45."

    "37" came the weak reply from Lena.


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