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30th May '17 12:40:31 PM LadyJaneGrey
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There's nothing like a good joke. And the humor ''these'' characters are known for is ''nothing'' like a good jokes.

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There's nothing like a good joke. And the humor ''these'' characters are known for is ''nothing'' like a good jokes.joke.



* The entirety of ''Film/FreddyGotFingered''.

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* %%* The entirety of ''Film/FreddyGotFingered''.



* Mr. Baggy Pants on ''Series/RemoteControl''.

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* Mr. Baggy Pants on ''Series/RemoteControl''.''Series/RemoteControl'' was supposed to be this, intentionally. He was a guy who looked and acted like a flat stand-up comic, and told the set-up of ''really'' lame joke, but left out the punchline; the contestant having to guess what it was.
27th May '17 10:52:20 AM nombretomado
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* Stanley's corny jokes on ''TheAmazingChanAndTheChanClan'' are clearly meant to be this. Though in his case the humor doesn't just come from the corniness, but from [[DeadpanSnarker Henry's less than amused reactions]].

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* Stanley's corny jokes on ''TheAmazingChanAndTheChanClan'' ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingChanAndTheChanClan'' are clearly meant to be this. Though in his case the humor doesn't just come from the corniness, but from [[DeadpanSnarker Henry's less than amused reactions]].
23rd Apr '17 9:06:49 AM JackFlash
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*** That one, although butchered, meets all the technical requirements of a real joke, because it still uses the wrong meaning of the word 'sticky', i.e., like a stick. The problem is that the setup is screwed up, as that sort of joke is supposed to make you think of an 'offensive' answer and then swap out a different one, like the classic joke 'What's long and hard and full of seamen?' 'A submarine.' Without that setup, just saying 'brown and sticky', it isn't very funny at all. (And with the setup, those sort of jokes stop being funny about the time kids start telling actual dirty jokes.)

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*** [[DontExplainTheJoke That one, although butchered, meets all the technical requirements of a real joke, because it still uses the wrong meaning of the word 'sticky', i.e., like a stick. The problem is that the setup is screwed up, as that sort of joke is supposed to make you think of an 'offensive' answer and then swap out a different one, like the classic joke 'What's long and hard and full of seamen?' 'A submarine.' Without that setup, just saying 'brown and sticky', it isn't very funny at all. (And with the setup, those sort of jokes stop being funny about the time kids start telling actual dirty jokes.))]]
19th Apr '17 2:29:48 PM LadyJaneGrey
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There's nothing like a good joke. And the humor ''these'' characters are known for is ''nothing'' like a good jokes.
22nd Mar '17 8:27:00 AM ExeloMinish
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* During the ''WebVideo/GameGrumps''[='=]s playthrough of ''VideoGame/PokemonFireRed'', Danny (who doesn't know much about the franchise) keeps cracking jokes of varying quality about the design of every new Pokémon they encounter. Enters Rhyhorn, and all he finds to say is "his head is weird". It sends them on a bigger laughing fit than any of the actual jokes.
-->'''Arin:''' After one and a half years, this is what it's come to. The pinnacle of Game Grumps, right here.
-->'''Dan:''' "His head is weird". ''Buy our shirts''.
10th Mar '17 2:04:48 PM rufusluciusivan
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* This trope is the core of Luan Loud's puns. There generally is at least one (often more) per episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse''.
25th Jan '17 9:01:35 AM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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A character or show whose jokes are so bad, and whose sense of humor is so trite, corny, and childish that -- paradoxically -- you can't help but laugh at it. Usually includes some examples of DontExplainTheJoke. In English slang, this type of joke is commonly called a "groaner" -- or more recently, a "dad joke," since jokes like this are the bread and butter of a BumblingDad's awkward attempts at humor. In Indonesian, a joke that's SoUnfunnyItsFunny is called a ''[[https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/jayus jayus]]''.

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A character or show whose jokes are so bad, and whose sense of humor is so trite, corny, and childish that -- paradoxically -- you can't help but laugh at it. Usually includes some examples of DontExplainTheJoke. In English slang, this type of joke is commonly called a "groaner" -- or (or more recently, a "dad joke," since jokes like this are the bread and butter of a BumblingDad's awkward attempts at humor.humor). In Indonesian, a joke that's SoUnfunnyItsFunny is called a ''[[https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/jayus jayus]]''.
29th Dec '16 10:51:41 AM nombretomado
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** Sometimes SNL lampoons actual other entertainers, like DavidLetterman, for failing at humor.

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** Sometimes SNL lampoons actual other entertainers, like DavidLetterman, Creator/DavidLetterman, for failing at humor.
14th Dec '16 11:15:28 AM DeckardCanine
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** Sometimes SNL lampoons actual other entertainers, like DavidLetterman, for failing at humor.
13th Nov '16 8:30:55 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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A character or show whose jokes are so bad, and whose sense of humor is so trite, corny, and childish that -- paradoxically -- you can't help but laugh at it. Usually includes some examples of DontExplainTheJoke.

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A character or show whose jokes are so bad, and whose sense of humor is so trite, corny, and childish that -- paradoxically -- you can't help but laugh at it. Usually includes some examples of DontExplainTheJoke.
DontExplainTheJoke. In English slang, this type of joke is commonly called a "groaner" -- or more recently, a "dad joke," since jokes like this are the bread and butter of a BumblingDad's awkward attempts at humor. In Indonesian, a joke that's SoUnfunnyItsFunny is called a ''[[https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/jayus jayus]]''.
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