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Funny Thoughts to Ponder

Think AheadWill and Guy's Humour -  Funny Thoughts, Ideas to Ponder

Here is food for those contemplative moments when you think about the meaning of life, or you just want to ponder on a funny thought.

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Contemplate The Eternal Question - Why?Funny thoughts to Ponder: Why.. does sun make us go dark?

  • Why does the sun lighten our hair, but darken our skin?
  • Why can't women put on mascara with their mouth closed?
  • Why is lemon juice made with artificial flavour, while dishwashing liquid is made with real lemons?
  • Why don't we ever see this headline:
    Psychic Wins Lottery ?
  • Why is the man who invests all your money called a 'Broker'? Who tastes dog food when it has a "new & improved" flavour?
  • Why isn't there mouse flavoured cat food?
  • Who tastes dog food when it has a 'new & improved' flavour?
  • Why didn't Noah swat those two mosquitoes?
  • Why do they sterilize the needle for lethal injections?
  • Why are they called apartments when they are all stuck together?
  • Why do they call the airport 'the terminal' if flying is so safe?

Guy's Tip:

Did you know that if ask anyone from a Professor to a politician 'Why', three times in a row, you can reduce them to a gibbering idiot.  Incidentally, the three 'Whys' trick is one that I learnt from watching my 7 year old nephew question his mother.

Nietzsche Says:

A thinker sees his own actions as experiments.  For him, questions are merely attempts to find out something.  Success and failure are for him answers above all.

More Funny Thoughts To Conjure With:

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  • If you take an Oriental person and spin him around several times, does he become disoriented?
  • If people from Poland are called 'Poles', why aren't people from Holland called 'Holes?'
  • Why do we say something is out of whack?  What is a whack, anyway?
  • Do infants enjoy infancy as much as adults enjoy adultery?
  • If a pig loses its voice, is it disgruntled?
  • Why do women wear evening gowns to nightclubs?  Shouldn't they be wearing nightgowns?
  • If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?
  • When someone asks you, 'A penny for your thoughts, 'and you put your two cents in, what happens to the other penny?
  • When cheese gets it's picture taken, what does it say?
  • Why is a person who plays the piano called a pianist, but a person who drives a racing car not called a racist?
  • Why are a wise man and wise guy opposites?
  • Why do "overlook" and "oversee" mean opposite things?
  • If horrific means to make horrible, does terrific mean to make terrible?
  • Why isn't 11 pronounced onety one?
  •  There is no shorter sentence in the English language than 'I am'. 
    Readers point out that actually, 'I do' is the longest sentence?  Think about it!
  • If lawyers are disbarred and clergymen defrocked, doesn't it follow that electricians can be delighted, musicians denoted, cowboys deranged, models deposed, tree surgeons debarked and dry cleaners depressed?
  • Do Roman paramedics refer to IV's as  '4's'?
  • Why is it that if someone tells you that there are 1 billion stars in the universe you will believe them, but if they tell you a wall has wet paint you will have to touch it to be sure?
  • Why do they display pictures of criminals in the Post Office?  What are we supposed to do, write to them? Why don't they just put their pictures on the postage stamps so the postmen can look for them while they deliver the mail ?
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Crazy Laws - Give Us More Funny Thoughts to Ponder

Will and Guy have researched some absolutely crazy laws which have never been repealed and therefore probably still apply in their respective countries:Upside-down stamp

  • It is illegal to die in the Houses of Parliament.
  • It is an act of treason to place a postage stamp bearing the British king or queen's image upside-down.
  • It is illegal for a woman to be topless in Liverpool except as a clerk in a tropical fish store.
  • Eating mince pies on Christmas Day is banned in Britain.
  • The head of any dead whale found on the British coast automatically becomes the property of the King, and the tail of the Queen. It is illegal to enter the Houses of Parliament wearing a suit of armour
  • If someone knocks on your door in Scotland and needs the use of your toilet, you are required to let them enter.
  • In the UK a pregnant woman can legally relieve herself anywhere she wants, including in a policeman's helmet.
  • It is illegal not to tell the tax man anything you do not want him to know, but legal not to tell him information you do not mind him knowing.
  • It is illegal to enter the Houses of Parliament wearing a suit of armour.
  • In Trinity College students can demand a glass of wine at any time during an exam, provided they are wearing their sword.
  • It is legal to murder a Scotsman within the ancient cityFunny thoughts to ponder walls of York, but only if he is carrying a bow and arrow.
  • In Ohio, it is against state law to get a fish drunk.
  • In England, all men over the age of 14 must carry out two hours of longbow practice a day.
  • In England it is illegal to be drunk on Licensed Premises. [pubs, clubs and bars, restaurants]
  • In London, it is illegal to flag down a taxi if you have the plague.
  • It is illegal for a cab in the City of London to carry rabid dogs or corpses.In Scotland it is illegal to be a drunk in possession of a cow
  • In Florida, unmarried women who parachute on Sundays can be jailed.
  • In Scotland it is illegal to be a drunk in possession of a cow.
  • In France, it is forbidden to call a pig Napoleon.
  • Also in France it is illegal to kiss on railways in France.
  • Royal Navy ships that enter the Port of London must provide a barrel of rum to the Constable of the Tower of London.
  • In San Salvador, drunk drivers can be punished by death before a firing squad.
  • In Vermont, women must obtain written permission from their husbands to wear false teeth.
  • In Massachusetts Christmas was outlawed in 1659.
  • In New Hampshire it is against the law to tap your feet, nod your head or in any way keep time to the music in a tavern, restaurant or cafe.
  • In Oklahoma criminals can be fined, arrested or jailed for making faces at a dog (Barking Mad).
  • In Germany it is illegal to wear a mask.
  • It is illegal for a student to walk through Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, without a sword.
  • In Antwerp, Belgium, it is illegal to wear a red hat and walk down the main street.
  • In Israel picking your nose on Saturday is forbidden.
  • In Singapore failure to flush a public toilet after use may result in a very large fine.In Australia it is illegal to dress up as batman
  • In Australia it is illegal to dress up as batman.

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Careers May End in This Way (Good One-liners)

  • Lawyers are disbarred.
  • Vicars are defrocked.
  • Electricians are delighted.
  • Eastern diplomats are disoriented.
  • Drunks are distilled.
  • Alpine climbers are dismounted.
  • Piano tuners are unstrung.
  • Orchestra leaders are disbanded.
  • Artists' models are deposed.
  • Cooks are deranged.
  • Dressmakers are unbiased.
  • Nudists are redressed.
  • Office clerks are defiled.
  • Mediums are dispirited.
  • Programmers are decoded.

Another Batch of De-railed Careers

  • Accountants are discredited.
  • Holy people are disgraced.
  • Pastry chefs are deserted.
  • Perfume makers are dissented.
  • Butterfly collectors are debugged.
  • Students are degraded.
  • Electricians are refused.
  • Bodybuilders are rebuffed.
  • Underwear models are debriefed
  • Painters are discoloured.
  • Spinsters are dismissed.
  • Judges are disappointed.
  • Vegas dealers are discarded.
  • Mathematicians are discounted.
  • Tree surgeons disembark.

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