Clean Jokes

  • dog21. Building mounted fire hose connections are no substitute for a real hydrant.

    2. "Why can't I just make an appointment with the groomer to get my nails done? I can do without the shampoo, blow-dry and stupid pink bows."

    3. Nintendo is not easily paw operated.

    4. There are no real career opportunities for a dog who has been fixed.

    5. Silk plants may look real but when chewed cause extreme flatulence.

    6. "If Barbie wasn't meant as a chew toy, why do little girls set up her Dream House within easy reach?"

    7. No breakfast in bed.

    8. Really cool sneaker companies don't make doggie booties.

    9. "Snausages" is not in the dictionary.

    10. The average refrigerator door seam is too narrow to be easily opened by a snout.

  • book mystery1. AQUADEXTROUS (ak wa deks'trus) adj. Possessing the ability to turn the bathtub tap on and off with your toes.

    2. CARPERPETUATION (kar' pur pet u a shun) n. The act, when vacuuming, of running over a string or a piece of lint at least a dozen times, reaching over and picking it up, examining it, then putting it back down to give the vacuum one more chance.

    3. DISCONFECT (dis kon fekt') v. To sterilize the piece of confection (lolly) you dropped on the floor by blowing on it, assuming this will somehow 'remove' all the germs.

    4. ELBONICS (el bon' iks) n. The actions of two people maneuvering for one armrest in a movie theater.

  • car old1. Your passenger seat is on the National Register of Historic Places.

    2. Instead of an airbag, there's a whoopee cushion taped to your steering wheel.

    3. You lose the stop-light challenge to a 14-year old on a moped.

    4. 15-Minute Jiffy Lube lasts for only 3 days.

  • shoppingAn elderly woman decided to prepare her will and told her preacher she had two final requests. First, she wanted to be cremated, and second, she wanted her ashes scattered over Wal-Mart.

    "Wal-Mart?" the preacher exclaimed. "Why Wal-Mart?"

    The woman replied, "Then I'll be sure my family visits me twice a week."

  • factoryA factory owner said to a store owner, "Thank you, Mr. Smith, for your patronage. I wish I had twenty customers like you."

    "Wow, it's nice to hear that, but I'm kind of surprised," admitted Smith. "You know that I argue every bill and always pay late."

    The factory owner said, "I'd still like twenty customers like you. The problem is, I have two hundred."

  • businessman blamed for long speechThe CEO was scheduled to speak at an important convention so he asked one of his employees, Jenkins, to write him a punch, 20-minute speech. When the CEO returned from the big event, he was furious.

    "What's the idea of writing me an hour-long speech?" he demanded.

    "Half the audience walked out before I finished."

  • Written by Danny Dutton, age 8, from Chula Vista, California, for his third grade homework assignment to "Explain God."

    boy sitting"One of God's main jobs is making people. He makes them to replace the ones that die so there will be enough people to take care of things on earth. He doesn't make grown-ups, just babies. I think because they are smaller and easier to make. That way, He doesn't have to take up His valuable time teaching them to talk and walk. He can just leave that to mothers and fathers.

  • couple argue1.  What are you thinking about?
    2.  Do you love me?
    3.  Do I look fat?
    4.  Do you think she is prettier than me?
    5.  What would you do if I died?

    What makes these questions so difficult is that every one is guaranteed to explode into a major argument if the man answers incorrectly.  Therefore, as a public service, each question is analyzed below, along with possible responses.

    Question # 1: What are you thinking about?

  • great daneFriends of ours owned a huge Great Dane named "Bear." He looked menacing but was actually quite harmless. Though Bear has gone on to doggy heaven here are two great stories they often tell.

    Bear's playground was a fenced yard about 40 feet square. With a mere 3 foot fence his head easily reached over the top. Standing on his haunches it looked like he could walk over the fence. One of the neighbor boys asked the owner if he could jump the fence. "Shhhhh," she replied. "He can - but don't tell him."

  • dog35:30am: Started the day as a hero! When the sound of the newspaper hitting the driveway roused me from my deep slumber, and the impact indicated the paper was much heavier than normal, I realized that no one in the house was yet awake! I roused my master by licking him in the face. He appeared very angry with himself for having overslept, shouting and waving his arms. His ill temper even seemed directed at me a bit, which is silly since it is I who saved him from being fired. Funny thing though: he didn't go into work, but spent the morning leafing through the large newspaper and drinking coffee. He seems to do this once a week, and I don't know why.

    7:30am: Invaders! The people who live next door came out into their yard, obviously getting ready to lay siege to our house. Snarling and barking, I let them know in no uncertain terms that I was prepared to tear them limb from limb if they came any closer, and was able to repel the invasion. This is an almost daily occurrence; you'd think they'd learn. My master added his voice to the fray as well, yelling angrily. I am sure the people couldn't hear him, but it was nice of him to lend his support.

  • accent boyAbout a year ago my sister, who lives in Virginia, was talking with her four year old son, Brent.

    He was asking her why all their relatives from Wisconsin talk funny and sound like their noses are plugged up.

    "They think we have an accent," she replied.

    "But they have an accent, right?" Brent asked. "They talk funny."

    "Everybody talks in different ways" she tried to explain.

    "To them, we sound like we talk very slow and all our words are d-r-a-w-n out."

    His eyes got big, and he whispered seriously, "Oh, no. You mean they hear funny too?"

  • bowlingWhen you are young, you want to be the master of your fate and the captain of your soul.

    When you are older, you will settle for being the master of your weight and the captain of your bowling team.

  • parachute 82nd AirborneAfter enlisting in the 82nd Airborne Division, I eagerly asked my Recruiter what I could expect from jump school.

    "Well," he said, "its three weeks long."

    "What else," I asked.

    "The first week they separate the men from the boys," he said.

    "The second week, they separate the men from the fools."

    "And the third week?" I asked.

    "The third week, the fools jump."

  • money stackThe interviewer examined the job application then turned to the prospective employee.

    "I see you have put ASAP down for the date you are available to start, meaning as soon as possible, of course. However, I see you've put AMAP down for required salary. I don't believe I've ever seen that before, what does it mean?"

    The applicant replied, "As Much as Possible!"

  • Amish LawAn Amish man answered a knock on his door one morning. An electric company worker handed him a piece of paper stating that the electric company would like to run a power line through his pasture.

    The Amish man said, "No."

    "Legally, that paper says we can." replied the worker.

    As he turned and left returning to his co-workers in the field, the Amish man went to his barn and turned his bull into the pasture.

    As the bull rumbled toward the workers in the field, the Amish man hollered, "Show HIM your paper!"

  • horse stableSome racehorses are staying in a stable.

    One of them starts to boast about his track record. "In the last 16 races, I've won 8 of them!"

    Another horse breaks in, "Well in the last 27 races, I've won 20!!"

    "Oh that's good, but in the last 37 races, I've won 29!" says another, flicking his tail.

    At this point, they notice that a greyhound dog has been sitting there listening.

    "I don't mean to boast," says the greyhound, "but in my last 91 races, I've won 89!"

    The horses are clearly amazed.

    "Wow!" says one, after a hushed silence.

    "A talking dog."

  • abstract grey purpleLiz goes to her first show at an art gallery and is looking at the paintings.

    One is a huge canvas that has black with yellow blobs of paint splattered all over it.

    The next painting is a murky gray color that has drips of purple paint streaked across it.

    Liz walks over to the artist and says, "I don't understand your paintings."

    "I paint what I feel inside me," explains the artist.

    "Have you ever tried Alka-Seltzer?"

  • new years_eveThis year, I resolve to...

    - Gain weight; at least 30 pounds.

    - Stop exercising; waste of time.

    - Read less; makes you think.

    - Watch more TV; I've been missing some good stuff.

    - Procrastinate more; starting tomorrow.

  • paramedicTwo paramedics were dispatched to check on a 92-year-old man who had become disoriented. They decided to take him to the hospital for evaluation.

    En route, with siren going, they questioned the man to determine his level of awareness. Leaning close, one asked, "Sir, do you know what we're doing right now?"

    The old man slowly looked up at him, then gazed out the ambulance window.

    "Oh," he replied, "I'd say about 50, maybe 55."

  • bankI'm not saying that the customer service in my bank is bad, but when I went in the other day and asked the clerk to check my balance . . . .

    she leaned over and pushed me.

  • phone number buttonsOne of my jobs at a bank is to answer the phones and put callers through to the right person.

    When a customer called one day asking to speak with a bank representative, I said, "Of course, Sir. What is it about exactly?"

    Dryly, he replied, "It's about money."

  • car oldAn angry motorist went back to a garage where he had purchased an expensive battery for his car just six months earlier.

    "Listen", the motorist grumbled to the owner of the garage, "when I bought this battery you said it would be the last battery my car would ever need. It died after only six months!"

    "Sorry," apologized the garage owner.

    "I didn't think your car would last longer than that."

  • bearOnce this atheist decided to take a walk in the mountains to admire all the accidents of nature. The mighty eagle soaring across the sky, the quickly moving mountain stream, the wind blowing through the tree tops. When all of a sudden he heard a noise in the brush behind him. Turning his head to look he saw a huge grizzly bear rushing at him.

    So he took off !! Running, running, trying to get away. He looks back again, the bear is almost on him! He trys to run faster! He trips, falls, rolls over just as the bear rushes up to him. The bear rears up on his hind legs and raises one huge paw to rip the guys head off when the man yells out, "My God, help me!"

  • couple2A college senior took his new girlfriend to a football game.

    The young couple found seats in the crowded stadium and was watching the action. A substitute was put into the game, and as he was running onto the field to take his position, the boy said to his girlfriend, "Take a good look at the fellow. I expect him to be our best man next year."

    His girlfriend snuggled closer and said to the surprised young man, "That's the strangest way I ever heard of for a fellow to propose to a girl. Regardless of how you said it, I accept!"

  • bible personWhat if Biblical characters could be recruited as high-tech promoters?

    Consider the following tech advocates and their ad slogans:

    Noah for Match.com: We can find a mate for anything. Why not you?

    Moses for the Excedrin Headache Resource Center (Excedrin.com):
    Take two tablets and call me in the morning.

    The dove for UPS.com: Guaranteed delivery in 40 days and 40 nights.

  • parrotThis guy goes to a pet shop to buy a parrot.

    He sees one on a perch with a red string tied to its left leg and a green string tied to it's right leg.

    He asks the owner the significance of the strings.

    "Well, this is a highly trained parrot. If you pull the red string he speaks French; if you pull the green string he speaks German," replies the shop keeper.

    "And what happens if I pull both the strings?" our curious shopper inquires.

    "I fall off my perch, you goober!!" screeches the parrot.

  • A joke about a boss's speech that goes too long.The CEO was scheduled to speak at an important convention, so he asked one of his employees to write him a punchy, 20-minute speech.

    When the CEO returned from the big event, he was furious.

    "What's the idea of writing me an hour-long speech?" he demanded to know. "Half the audience walked out before I finished!"

    The employee was baffled. "I wrote you a 20-minute speech," he replied. "I also gave you the two extra copies you asked for."

  • horse snowWhile driving through Buffalo after a heavy snow storm, a motorist noted a policeman, standing waist deep in snow, directing traffic.

    Feeling sorry for him, the motorist called out "I'm sorry you have to work half buried in the snow."

    The policeman called back, "Don't feel sorry for me, feel sorry for my horse!"

  • This old woman would never drink beer.The Boy Scouts were out collecting bottles for a fund raising activity. One ambitious but nervous young man knocked on a door and a sour-faced lady came to the door and asked:

    "What do you want, Sonny?"

    "D-d-do you have any beer bottles for the Boy Scouts, M-m-m-ma'am?" he asked.

    "Look here, young man, do I look like the kind of lady who would drink beer?" replied the lady.

    "S-s-sorry, Ma'am," was his reply.

    "W-w-what about vinegar bottles?"

  • A funny joke about 2 men in their fancy cars.A limousine had encountered a red traffic light and was waiting for it to change when a small Yugo also drives up. The haughty businessman in the back of the limousine started bragging to the Yugo owner that his was the best car that money could buy.

    "This is the best limo that money can buy. It has ABS, airbags for all passengers, automatic climate control, onboard computer control system, photochromatic glass, mini bar, a television with wifi embedded in the roof, blah blah blah...."

    At this point the Yugo owner interrupted.

  • wheelbarrow work argumentThe strong young man at the construction site was bragging that he could out do anyone in a feat of strength.

    He made a special case of making fun of one of the older workmen.

    After several minutes, the older worker had had enough.

    "Why don't you put your money where your mouth is?" he said.

  • firetruckA fire started on some grassland near a farm in Indiana.  The fire department from the nearby town was called to put the fire out.

    The fire proved to be more than the small town fire department could handle, so someone suggested that a rural volunteer fire department be called.

    Though there was doubt that they would be of any assistance, the call was made.

    The volunteer fire department arrived in a dilapidated old fire truck.  They drove straight towards the fire and stopped in the middle of the flames.  The volunteer firemen jumped off the truck and frantically started spraying water in all directions.  Soon they had snuffed out the center of the fire, breaking the blaze into two easily controllable parts.

  • Two Goobers notice a couple of guys by a bridge.

    The one guy drops over the bridge being supported by the other one holding his ankles.

    After 5 minutes, the one hanging over the bridge shouts 'pull me up'.

    His friend pulls him up and he's holding a 10lb salmon.

    So one Goober says to his friend, "We'll try that."

    Later, they come to a bridge and the one Goober drops over and the other one grabs his ankles.

    After 5 minutes, the one over the bridge shouts 'pull me up'.

    "Why, have you got one?" his friend enquires.

    "No, there's a train coming" he replies.

  • burns and bennyJack Benny and George Burns became friends when both were young performers working their way up through the vaudeville circuit, and they remained friends until Benny died. One day, they were lunching at a Hollywood restaurant, and Benny was wrestling with the problem of whether or not to butter his bread.

    "I like butter on my bread," he said. "But my diet strictly forbids butter. Maybe I should call Mary and ask her what to do."

    "Jack," Burns said, "don't be ridiculous. You're a grown man. You should be able to decide, without your wife's help, whether or not to butter your own bread."

  • bus interiorWhile riding the bus, my mother noticed a young man, who was holding onto the same pole, staring at her. Eventually, he said, "Excuse me. This is my stop."

    Since she wasn't blocking his way, she was confused. "Well," she said, "go ahead."

    "And this is my pole," he said.

    My mother was completely perplexed until the young man added, "I just bought it at the hardware store to hold up my shower curtain."

    And with that, he picked up his pole and carried it off the bus.

  • cowboy tackA policeman saw a man dressed in full cowboy garb -- hat, chaps, duster, six-shooters, boots, and spurs -- standing on a street corner in a busy city. He approached the cowboy and asked him his name.

    "Call me Tex!" was the cowboy's reply.

    "Well, Tex, where are you from, Texas?" the policeman asked.

    "Nah, I'm from Louisiana, but I couldn't very well have you call me Louise!"

  • man shopping"You just go ahead," the man in the shopping mall said to his wife. "While you're shopping, I'll browse in the hardware store."

    An hour later, she returned and saw him at the checkout counter. The clerk was ringing up the last of a pile of tools and supplies that would fill two wheelbarrows.

    "Are you buying all this?" his wife asked incredulously.

    "Well, yes," he said, embarrassed. Then waving his arm toward the interior of the store, he added, "But look at all the stuff I'm leaving behind!"

  • car theftI was with a friend in a cafe' when a noisy car alarm interrupted our conversation.

    "What good are car alarms when no one pays any attention to them?" I wondered aloud.

    "Some are quite effective," my friend corrected me.

    "Last summer, my teenager spent a lot of time at the neighbors'.

    Whenever I wanted him home, I'd go out to the driveway and jostle his car."

  • If General Motors had a car help lineGeneral Motors doesn't have a "help line" for people who don't know how to drive, because people don't buy cars like they buy computers.  But, imagine if they did . . .

    HELPLINE: "General Motors Help line, how can I help you?"

    CUSTOMER: "I got in my car and closed the door, and nothing happened!"

    HELPLINE: "Did you put the key in the ignition slot and turn it?"

    CUSTOMER: "What's an ignition?"

    HELPLINE: "It's a starter motor that draws current from your battery and turns over the engine."

    CUSTOMER: "Ignition? Motor? Battery? Engine? How come I have to know all of these technical terms just to use my car?"

    HELPLINE: "General Motors Help line, how can I help you?"

    CUSTOMER: "My car ran fine for a week, and now it won't go anywhere!"

    HELPLINE: "Is the gas tank empty?"

    CUSTOMER: "Huh? How do I know?"

  • cardsA man walked by a table in a hotel and noticed three men and a dog playing cards.

    The dog was exhibiting an extraordinary performance.

    "This is a very smart dog," the man commented.

    "He's not so smart," said one of the irked players.

    "Every time he gets a good hand he wags his tail."

  • old ladyAn elderly lady, who lived on the third floor of a boardinghouse, broke her leg. As the doctor put a cast on it, he warned her not to climb any stairs.

    Several months later, the doctor took off the cast.

    "Can I climb stairs now?" asked the little old lady.

    "Yes," he replied.

    "Thank goodness!" she said.

    "I'm sick and tired of shinnying up and down that drainpipe!"

  • centipedeA guy was lonely and so he decided life would be more fun if he had a pet. So he went to the pet store and told the owner that he wanted to buy an unusual pet.

    After some discussion, he finally bought a centipede, which came in a little white box to use for his house. He took the box back home, found a good location for the box, and decided he would start off by taking his new pet to a restaurant to have a meal.

  • A man goes to a doctor for a physical checkup.

    The nurse starts with certain basic items. "How much do you weigh?" she asks.

    "One-seventy." he says.

    The nurse puts him on the scale.

    It turns out that his weight is 183.

    The nurse asks, "Your height?"

    "Five-eleven." he says.

    The nurse checks and sees that he's only 5' 8 1/2".

    She then takes his blood pressure, and it's very high.

    The man explains, "Of course it's high. When I came in here, I was tall and wiry. Now, I'm short and fat!"

  • power workersI was browsing in a souvenir shop when the man next to me struck up a conversation.

    Just as he was telling me that his wife was getting carried away with her shopping, a brief power shortage caused the lights to flicker overhead.

    "Ah," he sighed, "that must be her checking out now."

  • chickensIf you are wondering what a Goober is, there is a picture of one here

    There were two Goobers walking toward each other down the street.

    One Goober was carrying a sack.

    When they met up, the second Goober asked, "Whatcha got in that there sack?"

    The Goober with the sack replied, "Just some chickens."

    The second Goober said, "If I guess how many chickens are in that there sack, can I have one?"

    The first Goober answered, "I'll give ya both of them if you get it right."

    So, the second Goober thought and thought. Finally he guessed. "Five?"

  • child happy*Children's Attempts at Singing Well Known Hymns*

    Sometimes kids get things a little......well, maybe these came from kids:

    - Give us this day our deli bread!

    - Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Whole East Coast.

    - We shall come to Joyce's, bringing in the cheese.

    - Gladly, the consecrated, cross-eyed bear.

    - He carrots for you.

  • Over the years, people have come up with a number of great reasons to eat chocolate. The following 11 reasons are all viable options for yourself or a friend to eat chocolate with a clear conscience. ENJOY!

    chocolate*Chocolate is derived from cacao beans. Bean = vegetable. Sugar is derived from either sugar CANE or sugar BEETS. Both are plants, which places them in the vegetable category. Thus, chocolate is a vegetable. To go one step further, chocolate candy bars also contain milk, which is dairy. So candy bars are a health food.

    *Chocolate-covered raisins, cherries, orange slices and strawberries all count as fruit, so eat as many as you want.

    *If you've got melted chocolate all over your hands, you're eating it too slowly.

  • A good Christmas and Pizza PunWhat is King Wenceslas' favorite pizza?

    One that's deep pan, crisp, and even.

  • traditional christmas_cardRick, my husband, and I had a hectic holiday schedule encompassing careers, teenagers, shopping, and all the required doings of the season.

    Running out of time, I got the stationer to print our signature on our Christmas cards, instead of signing each one.

    Soon we started getting cards from friends signed "The Modest Morrisons," "The Clever Clarks," and "The Successful Smiths."

    Then it hit me.

    I had mailed out a hundred cards neatly imprinted with "Happy Holidays from the Rich Armstrongs."

  • mouseThree pastors were having lunch together at a diner.

    The first pastor said, "Ya know, since summer started I've been having trouble with mice in my church. I've tried everything -noise, spray, cats - nothing seems to scare them away.

    The second pastor then said "Yea, me too. I've got hundreds living in the basement of the church. I've set traps and even called an expert to get rid of them, yet they still won't go away."

    With a grin on his face, the third pastor said, "I had the same problem so I baptized all mine and made them members of the church... Haven't seen one back since!!!"