Skip to comments.***THE OFFICIAL FRIDAY SILLINESS THREAD***
Posted on 05/02/2014 5:35:07 AM PDT by Lucky9teen
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A public school teacher was arrested today at Tampa International Airport as he attempted to board a flight while in possession of a ruler, a protractor, a compass, a slide-rule and a calculator. At a morning press conference, Attorney General Eric Holder said he believes the man is a member of the notorious Al-Gebra movement.
He did not identify the man, who has been charged by the FBI with carrying weapons of math instruction. "Al-Gebra is a problem for us", the Attorney General said. "They derive solutions by means and extremes, and sometimes go off on tangents in search of absolute values. They use secret code names like 'X' and 'Y' and refer to themselves as 'unknowns' but we have determined that they belong to a common denominator of the axis of medieval with coordinates in every country. As the Greek philosopher Isosceles used to say, 'There are 3 sides to every triangle.'"
When asked to comment on the arrest, 0bama said, "If God had wanted us to have better weapons of math instruction, He would have given us more fingers and toes." White House aides told reporters they could not recall a more intelligent or profound statement by the President. It is believed that another Nobel Prize will follow.
Recently, while I was working in the flower beds in the front yard, my neighbors stopped to chat as they returned home from walking their dog. During our friendly conversation, I asked their little girl what she wanted to be when she grew up.
She said she wanted to be President some day. Both of her parents, Democratic Party members, were standing there so I asked her, "If you were President what would be the first thing you would do?"
She replied... "I'd give food and houses to all the homeless people." Her parents beamed with pride! "Wow...what a worthy goal!" I said. "But you don't have to wait until you're President to do that!" I told her.
"What do you mean?" she replied.
So I told her, "You can come over to my house and mow the lawn, pull weeds, and trim my hedge, and I'll pay you $50. Then you can go over to the grocery store where the homeless guy hangs out, and you can give him the $50 to use toward food and a new house."
She thought that over for a few seconds, then she looked me straight in the eye and asked, "Why doesn't the homeless guy come over and do the work, and you can just pay him the $50?"
I said, "Welcome to the Rebublican Party." Her parents aren't speaking to me anymore.
A lot of folks can't understand how we came to have an oil shortage here in our country. Well, there's a very simple answer.
Nobody bothered to check the oil. We just didn't know we were getting low.
The reason for that is purely geographical. Our OIL is located in:
Didn't think so.
Top five, ain’t no jive!
I came up with orange hammer. Guess I am in that 2%.
I said green screwdriver, so I’m abnormal. HA
Woohoo!! It’s Friday!!!
Woot! Top Ten (I hope)!
Top 10! Happy Friday!
Thanks Lucky9teen for putting up ***TOFST***.
Good Morning! LOL!
Top 15? :-)
Top 15....ITS FRIDAY
Missed it by this much
This is Canada’s Top Ten List of America’s Stupidity. Of course we look like idiots .... because we are.
Number 10) Only in America...could politicians talk about the greed of the rich at a $35,000.00 per plate campaign fund-raising event.
Number 9) Only in America ...could people claim that the government still discriminates against black Americans when they have a black President, a black Attorney General and roughly 20% of the federal workforce is black while only
14% of the population is black 40% of all federal entitlements goes to black Americans - 3X the rate that go to whites, 5X the rate that go to Hispanics!
Number 8) Only in America...could they have had the two people most responsible for our tax code, Timothy Geithner (the head of the Treasury Department) and Charles Rangel (who once ran the Ways and Means Committee), BOTH turn out to be tax cheats who are in favor of higher taxes.
Number 7) Only in America...can they have terrorists kill people in the name of Allah and have the media primarily react by fretting that Muslims might be harmed by the backlash.
Number 6) Only in America...would they make people who want to legally become American citizens wait for years in their home countries and pay tens of thousands of dollars for the privilege, while they discuss letting anyone who sneaks into the country illegally just ‘magically’ become American citizens (probably should be number one).
Number 5) Only in America....could the people who believe in balancing the budget and sticking by the country’s Constitution be thought of as “extremists.”
Number 4) Only in America...could you need to present a driver’s license to cash a check or buy alcohol, but not to vote.
Number 3) Only in America...could people demand the government investigate whether oil companies are gouging the public because the price of gas went up when the return on equity invested in a major U.S. Oil company (Marathon Oil) is less than half of a company making tennis shoes (Nike).
Number 2) Only in America....could the government collect more tax dollars from the people than any nation in recorded history, still spend a Trillion dollars more than it has per year - for total spending of $7-Million PER MINUTE, and complain that it doesn’t have nearly enough money.
And Number 1) Only in America...could the rich people - who pay 86% of all income taxes - be accused of not paying their “fair share” by people who don’t pay any income taxes at all.
WOOOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOO top 100!
“I came up with orange hammer. Guess I am in that 2%.”
So did I.... That’s weird.
I said green rake. I’ve been doing lots of yardwork lately.
I am going with top 25. But who knows.
Happy Friday all.
"What comes around, goes around. So, be sure to duck..."
Black piston ring compressor
Guess I’m a gearhead.
I go to McDonald’s and order the Surf & Turf. I get funny looks and have to explain that I want a Big Mac and a Filet-O-Fish.
Guess I’m a 2%er. Blue Wrench for me...
I said Obama for my tool.
White hoe. (but I was just reading about Jane Fonda)
Bartender asks, "What'll it be, Mr. President?"
Yay, I’m a blue crowbar 2%er! (the new abnormal?)
Guess I'm half normal.
As for the other half ...
@TheMorningSpew: Keep Your Plan #LiberalRaceHorseNames
Lead From Behind
I’m sooo TOP 50!
I came up with Obama.
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