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Weekly Drawing Prize: Coughing & Hacking Ashtray!

Our Mirth in a Box testing laboratory tried out  the Hacking, Coughing Ashtray and found that it works quit well. To recognize The American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout (Nov 15th), we decided to use this as the prize in … Continue reading

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Zombie MD: Are You Dead Yet?

This post courtesy of Alex Berg circa 2006. Although it may not be readily apparent, some zombies are in better health than others. Last year nearly 80% of zombies suffered from corpserot, maggot infections, or missing limb syndrome-all preventable maladies. … Continue reading

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Rosanne Barr: Domestic Goddess

Roseanne Barr’s trademark gum-snapping, nasal snipes made her one of Hollywood’s most popular comedians. Here’s a few of her witticisms: I’m not going to vacuum ’til Sears makes one you can ride on. Experts say you should never hit your … Continue reading

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Preseason Punage: Football Jokes

How else to kickoff another football season but with a few tried an true football jokes? What beverage do football players drink? Penal-tea! What do you call a 350 pound Packer fan? An anorexic! What do you call a Minnesota … Continue reading

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Prank Wars: Short Funny Video

Funny, funny video since I’m too lazy to write new material until after Labor Day. Once again, thanks Alex! Thank you Monica Smoot via Flckr for the dog with jester hat picture! Mirth in a Box sells fun & unusual … Continue reading

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Contranyms: Crazy Contradictions

A contranym is a word that can mean the opposite of itself. Sometimes they are called “antagonyms”. Let’s look at few: Oversight (watchful control or something not noticed) The scholastic oversight committee made sure that no one cheated on the … Continue reading

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UCB Theatre LA: Artistic Excellence & Highbrow Hijinks

Mischief and mayhem took hold of the normally reserved crew at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in LA Monday night. UCB is home to all things comedy and runs one of the premier improv schools in the country. Comedians took … Continue reading

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5 Pranks To Play In The Office- Guest Blog Post by Ian Tompkins

My name’s Ian, nice to meet you. I work for Jokers’ Masquerade Halloween Costumes in the UK. As you can imagine, working in this kind of environment could and indeed does lead to clowning around at work. After all, it’s a … Continue reading

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Pangrams: Pithy Word Play

Pangrams are sentences that use every letter in the alphabet. Good grief! I had to google a few because I sure did not have the patience to create more than one. Ideally there should be as few surplus letters as … Continue reading

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Deborah Tarica Flies from LA to NYC for Comedyfest…and, Boy, are Her Arms Tired!

Deborah Tarica made her first stage appearance in third grade, got booed off stage (we made that up) and waited years before venturing in front of a crowd again. Improv is more to her liking than grammar school drama. Phew! Deborah … Continue reading

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