When was the last time you really laughed? The gut busting, snort giggle, leaky eyes laugh? What would it take to get your rolling on the floor in hysterics today?
I am a big fan of the ridiculous comedy, bad pun, silly slap stick kind of humor. I am not particularly high brow, though a clever turn of phrase may raise a sly grin and a chuckle. I especially like a whole-hearted bad joke, and have myself told more than one or two “shaggy dog” stories that last….a really long time and end with a “groan” for most. Those jokes crack me up.* Most of the jokes I know are not suitable for opening a speech at a civic function. And you certainly would find them inappropriate for sharing with children, elders, the educated, the sensitive or the sophisticated. So consider that your warning….
Writing Prompt: I always laugh out loud when…
*if you’ve got 90 minutes, and ask real nice and buy me a drink I might even tell you the one about the guy who went to the circus, or the one about the ant and the elephant.