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    [QUOTE=bullitt929;4458541]from dictionary.com:

    black humor 
    noun
    a form of humor that regards human suffering as absurd rather than pitiable, or that considers human existence as[B] ironic and pointless but somehow comic[/B].[/QUOTE]

    Like southside's private parts?

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    AKA "Gallows humor" from an earlier age.

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    [QUOTE=JetPotato;4458491]So we're calling "dark humor" "black humor" now?

    I can't keep up.[/QUOTE]

    Your momma is SO fat......

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    [QUOTE=bullitt929;4458541]
    a form of humor that regards human suffering as absurd rather than pitiable, or that considers human existence as ironic and pointless but somehow comic.[/QUOTE]

    This might he the definition of the Hampur. :confused:

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    Is this about a priest, a jew, and a black guy?

    :dunno:

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    [QUOTE=Jets Things;4458547]Like southside's private parts?[/QUOTE]

    [IMG]http://www.midwestsportsfans.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/mj-laughing.gif[/IMG]

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    [QUOTE=jetswin;4458555]Is this about a priest, a jew, and a black guy?

    :dunno:[/QUOTE]

    Jesus?

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    [url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fPBaOKX7tJQ[/url]

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    [QUOTE=Jets Things;4458559]Jesus?[/QUOTE]

    Ouch.

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    [QUOTE=Jets Things;4458559]Jesus?[/QUOTE]

    [IMG]http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-GqkjxzpneuQ/T4_9Ve6YHbI/AAAAAAAAA_A/PdUtFn2L6I0/s1600/dalai-lama-laugh.gif[/IMG]

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    [QUOTE=RaoulDuke;4458434]Making a joke is one thing. Saying he's a doosh and selfish for offing himself isn't black humor.

    We have a saying: you can laugh about anything, just not with anyone. This being the internet, you have no idea of the intentions of the guy making the remark (like FF2's example at the funeral).

    I'll laugh at anything and found some of the remarks plain dumb. Not offensive because I didn't know the guy, just dumb.[/QUOTE]

    I don't get offended very easily but I do agree that I thought some of the comments were dumb.

    Then again, after reading JI for a long time, it's pretty obvious that we have more than our fair share of guys that either wear paper hats to work or should.

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    [QUOTE=crossfire;4458665]I don't get offended very easily but I do agree that I thought some of the comments were dumb.

    Then again, after reading JI for a long time, it's pretty obvious that we have more than [B]our fair share of guys that either wear paper hats to work or should.[/B][/QUOTE]

    So, you think we have a lot of surgeons here?

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    [QUOTE=JStokes;4458690]So, you think we have a lot of surgeons here?

    _[/QUOTE]
    [IMG]http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31IdmCIdsaL._SL500_AA300_.jpg[/IMG]

    or soda jerks

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    [QUOTE=crossfire;4458665]I don't get offended very easily but I do agree that I thought some of the comments were dumb.

    Then again, after reading JI for a long time, it's pretty obvious that we have more than our fair share of guys that either wear paper hats to work or should.[/QUOTE]

    [IMG]http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_0LoTWhzoRtM/Su-SO5HGb5I/AAAAAAAAJA8/HPUHR3tKRFM/s400/Fast-Times-at-Ridgemont-High-Judge-Reinhold-7.jpg[/IMG]

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    [QUOTE=JStokes;4458690]So, you think we have a lot of surgeons here?

    _[/QUOTE]
    Fewer since Moga got run out of town by a certain mod.

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    To lighten up the mood. Here are some examples of black/dark/gallows humor from my own memory and for which it is not too soon. The for last one you might need Google unless you grew up in the UK or Ireland.


    What kind of wood doesn't float? [COLOR=White][B]Natalie[/B][/COLOR]

    What goes at 180MPH and burns? [B][COLOR=White]Niki Lauda[/COLOR]
    [/B]
    What is full of holes and answers the door? [COLOR=White][B]Ross Mcwhirter[/B][/COLOR]

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    I thought this tread was about guys like chris rock, eddie murphy.....flip wilson.....even steve harvey....who isnt funny..........

    Seau off'd himself......leaving behind a family no dought, who has to go on.....he was selfish and a coward.

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    [QUOTE=Jet-man;4458752]Seau off'd himself......leaving behind a family no dought, who has to go on.....he was selfish and a coward.[/QUOTE]

    When I go, I'm leaving behind donughts for the family.

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    [QUOTE=Jet-man;4458752]I thought this tread was about guys like chris rock, eddie murphy.....flip wilson.....even steve harvey....who isnt funny..........

    Seau off'd himself......leaving behind a family no dought, who has to go on.....[B]he was selfish and a coward[/B].[/QUOTE]


    Everyone's an expert.:rolleyes:

    I've lost someone to suicide and worked in mental health professionally. It's usually more about just not being able to take the physical and/or mental pain any longer, usually after a looooong time, than it is about not wanting to live or not caring about who you leave behind. For Seau, who knows? Other than you, of course.

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    [QUOTE=JStokes;4458759]When I go, I'm leaving behind donughts for the family.

    _[/QUOTE]


    better than dreadnaughts

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