Jokes

Some articles on jokes, joke:

Sardarji Jokes - Reaction From The Sikh Community - Complaints To Police and Court Cases
... Though some jokes were created by the Sikhs themselves, now it has gone out of hand ... Ranjit Parande, a Matunga-based book seller, for stocking the Santa and Banta Joke Book, a collection of Sardarji jokes ... religious sentiments." The SMCW members alleged that several of the Sardarji jokes border on the obscene, and have begun to have a demoralising effect on the Sikh youths ...
Sardarji Jokes
... Sardarji jokes or Sardar jokes, are a class of jokes based on stereotypes of Sikhs (referred to as "Sardarjis") ... Although jokes about several ethnic stereotypes are common in India, the Sardarji jokes are one of the most popular and widely circulated ethnic jokes in India and Pakistan ... Sardarji jokes are generally considered tasteless and inappropriate by members of the Sikh community ...
Sardarji Jokes - Origin
... Some of the dominant traits of the Sardar jokes include the Sardar being shown as naïve, inept, unintelligent, unclean, or not well-versed with the English language ... Many of the Sardar jokes are variations of other ethnic jokes or stereotype jokes ... for the stock characters in the Sardar jokes ...
Military Humor
... and tastes, making use of burlesque, cartoons, comic strips, double entendre, exaggeration, jokes, parody, gallows humor, pranks, ridicule and sarcasm ... Military humor often comes in the form of military jokes or "barracks jokes" ...
Simpleton (folklore)
... conspicuous in these stories in Spain hundreds of jokes exist about the supposed foolishness of the people from Lepe and in England, the village of Gotham in Nottinghamshire is reputed to be populated by ... Tales of simpleton behavior have often been collected into books, and early joke books include many simpleton jokes ... In England, the famous Joe Miller's Jests is highly inclusive of simpleton jokes ...

Famous quotes containing the word jokes:

    A difference of tastes in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)

    Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee
    And I’ll forgive Thy great big one on me.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    Don’t make jokes about food.
    David Lean (1908–1991)