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How do you create puns? It’s a question that I’m (not all that) frequently asked. And the key, like any skill, is practice. However, coming up with something out of nothing is difficult. As I shared a few weeks ago, there is structure in creativity. And that structure makes things easier. One way to get better… Read more


101 Funny Work Jokes to Get You Through the Day

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Office jokes aren’t just a way to pass the time, they’re also a great way to experience the benefits of humor at work. So if you’re in need of a laugh, or are looking for something fun to add to the bottom of your email signature, try one of these funny work jokes. A guy goes… Read more


5 Funny Engineering Jokes

A Quora user asked for some good engineering jokes. See the full thread here, but below are my favorites: The Glass Some people say the glass is half full. Some people say the glass is half empty. Engineers say the glass is twice as big as necessary. The Human Body Three engineering students were gathered… Read more


4 Early Tonight Show Appearances of Famous Comedians

The Huffington Post shared a great article on Legendary Tonight Show Debuts. Here are some of the best early appearances from comedians. 1. George Carlin Here’s video of George Carlin on the Tonight Show when he was still doing his clean act (with no beard and short hair). 2. Eddie Murphy Eddie was already… Read more


Stand-Up Comedy: The Book (Review)

This is a Book Review for Stand-Up Comedy: The Book by Judy Carter. You can also check out other book reviews on Humor That Works or see our recommendations in our Humor Resources. Book Synopsis All the world loves a clown and whether you want to clown around at parties or make a living as a standup comic… Read more