The Economy: Jokes Only Please

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The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby klonk on Sat Dec 13, 2008 11:29 pm

The economy...it's worse than divorce. Iv'e lost half my net worth, and I still have my wife!

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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby Chris Fleming on Sun Dec 14, 2008 6:08 pm

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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby cerebus on Sun Dec 14, 2008 6:57 pm

With an economy like this, who needs jokes?
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby Michael on Mon Dec 15, 2008 3:36 am

The economy is a joke. Does that count?
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby Tom on Tue Dec 16, 2008 11:36 am

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke announced his willingness to serve another term, noting "Where else in this economy could I get another job?"

[adapted from Conan O'Brien's joke about Alan Greenspan]
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby klonk on Thu Dec 18, 2008 8:39 pm

Invest in ankle bracelets, says my broker.

Why?

They can't go any lower!
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby cerebus on Thu Dec 18, 2008 8:43 pm

klonk wrote:Invest in ankle bracelets, says my broker.

Why?

They can't go any lower!


Toe rings.... ;)
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby Darth Rock&Roll on Mon Dec 22, 2008 6:52 am

It's hard to be irrationally exuberant when you are homeless.
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby Darth Rock&Roll on Mon Dec 22, 2008 8:22 am

cerebus wrote:
klonk wrote:Invest in ankle bracelets, says my broker.

Why?

They can't go any lower!


Toe rings.... ;)


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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby klonk on Thu Dec 25, 2008 4:45 pm

I went downtown to ask for a loan.

The man said, why ask here? This is a gas station, we don't have money to lend right now. He said:

"Try the bakery."
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby klonk on Thu Feb 12, 2009 3:26 pm

Word For The Day:

Liquidity: That's when you look at your financial statement and pee in your pants.
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby klonk on Thu Feb 12, 2009 3:27 pm

It now appears that I will benefit from President Obama's stimulus plan to the tune of thirteen dollars a week. I call this

Chump Change You Can Believe In
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby Michael on Thu Feb 12, 2009 6:59 pm

You mean you don't want your country socialized for such a small amount of money? You'd sing a different tune if you was a Bank of America executive. If you don't want it, please forward to me so I can buy more rice and bananas for my porridge. :)
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby klonk on Thu Feb 12, 2009 7:34 pm

Of course I did what was in my power to head off this scenario from happening at all. As that was unavailing, what better do I have to do than crack jokes, and wonder about what can be done for 2010?

Jokes only, please! :)
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Re: The Economy: Jokes Only Please

Postby Michael on Thu Feb 12, 2009 7:49 pm

It's no joke that $13 USD will buy a lot of rice and nanners in Guangzhou! :) But wait about a year, mebbe two, and I doubt it will buy much at all.
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