05-22-2012, 05:32 PM
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For Lexophiles (Lovers of Words)

1. A bicycle can't stand alone; it is two tired.

2. A will is a dead giveaway.

3. Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.

4. A backward poet writes inverse.

5. A chicken crossing the road: poultry in motion.

6. When a clock is hungry it goes back four seconds.

7. The guy who fell onto an upholstery machine was fully recovered.

8. You are stuck with your debt if you can't budge it.

9. He broke into song because he couldn't find the key.

10. A calendar's days are numbered.

11. A boiled egg is hard to beat.

12. He had a photographic memory which was never developed.

15. When you've seen one shopping center you've seen a mall.

16. If you jump off a Paris bridge, you are in Seine.

17. When she saw her first strands of gray hair, she thought she'd dye.

18. Santa's helpers are subordinate clauses.

19. Acupuncture: a jab well done.

20. Marathon runners with bad shoes suffer the agony of de feet.

21. The roundest knight at king Arthur's round table was Sir Cumference. He acquired his size from too much pi.

22. I thought I saw an eye doctor on an Alaskan island, but it turned out to be an optical Aleutian .

24. A rubber band pistol was confiscated from algebra class because it was a weapon of math disruption.

25. No matter how much you push the envelope, it'll still be stationery.

26. A dog gave birth to puppies near the road and was cited for littering.

30. I wondered why the baseball kept getting bigger. Then it hit me!

31. A sign on the lawn at a drug rehab center said: 'Keep off the Grass.'

32. A small boy swallowed some coins and was taken to a hospital. When his grandmother telephoned to ask how he was, a nurse said 'No change yet.'

33. The soldier who survived mustard gas and pepper spray is now a seasoned veteran.

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 05-22-2012, 06:02 PM
  • TexBilly
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Good ones, Jerry! One of my favorites (and we've all been there) is "I wondered why the baseball kept getting bigger. Then it hit me!" Tongue

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 05-22-2012, 09:28 PM
  • uncledave
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You can lead a horse to water, but a pencil must be lead.

Time wounds all heels.

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 05-23-2012, 06:49 PM
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Great list, Jerry!

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 05-25-2012, 06:13 PM
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Time is fun when your having flies! Confused

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