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This has got to be up there with the funniest!!!

(31 Posts)
Bathsheba Sat 23-Nov-19 22:25:35

Spotted on Facebook today: "It’s hard to get your head around at first I think I was in de Nile for a while..."

Oh dear!

Can anyone top that? gringringrin

Gonegirl Sat 23-Nov-19 22:36:07

Doesn't it depend on what they were talking about? confused

(I get the "de Nile"bit. Not funny on it's own)

annep1 Sat 23-Nov-19 22:36:23

So funny 😀

MamaCaz Sat 23-Nov-19 22:39:49

Almost very post I type is full of things like that - a result of fat finger syndrome and auto correct. My proof reading isn't brilliant so quite a few of them make it past the preview stage, and I'm sure some of them are real howlers! blush

mcem Sat 23-Nov-19 22:51:58

Reminds me of something my DS said on a trip to Paris.
"If I fall off this bridge will I be in Seine? "
Quite amusing from a ten year-old.

lemongrove Sat 23-Nov-19 22:55:15

That’s funnier than the de nile joke mcem 😄

Grandma2213 Sat 23-Nov-19 23:07:56

mcem grin

BradfordLass72 Sun 24-Nov-19 04:10:29

It's a pun.

A bit like:
'This shop charges like a wounded bull.'
'She lies like a faltfish.' etc.

www.thenile.co.nz/

BradfordLass72 Sun 24-Nov-19 04:11:11

Or even a flatfish grin

BlueBelle Sun 24-Nov-19 04:24:31

Do you really find these funny, clever maybe, but I m not exactly splitting my sides

BradfordLass72 Sun 24-Nov-19 09:02:32

Here's a couple of pictures which amused me but then humour is very personal.

Sorry one is very blurred.

DanniRae Sun 24-Nov-19 09:26:36

I have a post card with this written on it and it always amuses me:
"I want to be what I was when I wanted to be what I am now!"
(Graffiti London 1986)

Chestnut Sun 24-Nov-19 09:59:52

I loved this one........

Bathsheba Sun 24-Nov-19 11:23:52

Chestnut 😂😂😂

grannyrebel7 Sun 24-Nov-19 15:04:08

Brilliant!

NotTooOld Sun 24-Nov-19 16:38:37

I think they are all funny but I'm in a good mood! grin

Grannybags Sun 24-Nov-19 16:43:30

My mum used to have the sub titles on when watching TV and there were some hilarious ones on there.

The only one I can remember was during a tennis match where the spectators started to boo and the caption read "there was booze on court"!

kathsue Sun 24-Nov-19 16:50:24

There was a discussion programme on about Islamism and the subtitles said "Amazon is evil".

Chewbacca Sun 24-Nov-19 16:55:06

Brilliant Chestnut, that made me laugh out loud!

Chestnut Sun 24-Nov-19 17:01:58

My mission for today has been to bring a bit of humour to the boards, even the terribly serious political ones!

Chewbacca Sun 24-Nov-19 17:07:09

Then consider it a day well spent Chestnut! Yours was the only post that has made me laugh this weekend. flowers

Oldandverygrey Sun 24-Nov-19 17:13:32

Somebody put on facebook that they were recovering from meezulls! Was a while ago, took me ages to work that one out.

crazyH Sun 24-Nov-19 17:14:46

Found in India I think

MawB Sun 24-Nov-19 17:18:20

WeightWatchers meeting?

Namsnanny Sun 24-Nov-19 17:26:00

judging by the man near the sign, definitely MawB ! grin