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Selatius Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-12-07 07:59 PM
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12. Comedy is rarely politically correct in my experience.
Did that not dawn on you yet?
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  -Hillary Nutcracker w/stainless steel thighs (I don't care who you are, that's funny): cyberpj  Dec-12-07 06:51 PM   #0 
  - Oh, I get it. She's a woman who wants to do a "man's job"...  Kutjara   Dec-12-07 06:57 PM   #1 
  - Wow. I guess the world has really become way too PC for me. I like Hillary AND this joke. nt  cyberpj   Dec-12-07 07:11 PM   #4 
  - me, too! I bought a couple before when DU was so outraged about the ad  soothsayer   Dec-13-07 05:20 AM   #50 
  - Lighten up. I have a Hillary voodoo doll someone gave me on my desk at work,  I work for workers   Dec-12-07 08:53 PM   #14 
     - And you don't see the difference between a "voodoo doll"...  Kutjara   Dec-12-07 10:06 PM   #29 
        - Most of the "spells" are pretty sexist, stuff like  I work for workers   Dec-13-07 06:11 AM   #54 
  - Sexist shit.  Forkboy   Dec-12-07 07:03 PM   #2 
  - OOOOH!!  beevul   Dec-12-07 11:20 PM   #40 
     - LOL  Forkboy   Dec-12-07 11:34 PM   #44 
        - Spectacular!  beevul   Dec-13-07 12:12 AM   #47 
           - Oh, he'll be back before too long.  Forkboy   Dec-13-07 08:29 AM   #56 
  - I saw one at Hastings today. Way overpriced at $25. Won't sell  Ilsa   Dec-12-07 07:05 PM   #3 
  - really shows who the lowbrow knuckledragging crowd in here is  Whisp   Dec-12-07 07:14 PM   #5 
  - really shows who the judgemental namecalling rulemakers are to dictate what can be funny to others.  cyberpj   Dec-12-07 07:24 PM   #6 
  - laugh away,  Whisp   Dec-12-07 07:45 PM   #7 
  - It only takes a moment to check a profile. It wasn't "braying manly fun" at all:  cyberpj   Dec-12-07 11:00 PM   #37 
  - Quote:"I don't care who you are, that's funny"  Gormy Cuss   Dec-12-07 07:53 PM   #10 
     - I was about to say... Thank you. nt  blondeatlast   Dec-13-07 08:45 AM   #58 
  - Comedy is rarely politically correct in my experience.  Selatius   Dec-12-07 07:59 PM   #12 
     - Comedy at least has to be funny or clever  Lex   Dec-12-07 09:36 PM   #25 
     - What a concept!  A-Schwarzenegger   Dec-12-07 10:02 PM   #28 
     - "Saved by the Bell" was on the air for four seasons...  DuStrange   Dec-12-07 10:41 PM   #33 
     - That's the rub. Who arbitrates what is and is not comedy for people? You?  Selatius   Dec-12-07 11:12 PM   #38 
     - But good comedy isn't clichd, predictable,...  Kutjara   Dec-12-07 10:31 PM   #31 
        - Exactly.  Lex   Dec-12-07 10:50 PM   #35 
        - Who judges good comedy? Let each individual decide, I say.  Selatius   Dec-12-07 11:17 PM   #39 
           - You're not funny.  A-Schwarzenegger   Dec-12-07 11:20 PM   #41 
              - Since when did playing devil's advocate ever equal trying to be funny? n/t  Selatius   Dec-12-07 11:22 PM   #42 
                 - The best humor doesnt try to be funny, it just is, so relax and be yourself.  A-Schwarzenegger   Dec-12-07 11:27 PM   #43 
  - Oh I get it - powerful women who crush men's testicles  Canuckistanian   Dec-12-07 07:47 PM   #8 
  - Yeah, very appealing to morans, I guess. Despicably sexist and tasteless too.  L. Coyote   Dec-12-07 07:52 PM   #9 
  - Sigh.  Generator   Dec-12-07 07:54 PM   #11 
  - Well, I don't care who YOU's sexist  Ino   Dec-12-07 08:48 PM   #13 
  - Ditto that.  theHandpuppet   Dec-13-07 05:33 AM   #51 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-07 08:54 PM   #15 
  - Not funny  OzarkDem   Dec-12-07 08:55 PM   #16 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-07 08:56 PM   #17 
  - Oh, quit bustin' his balls. n/t  slowry   Dec-12-07 09:05 PM   #21 
  - FR material.  A-Schwarzenegger   Dec-12-07 08:56 PM   #18 
  - Are you female?  sleebarker   Dec-12-07 08:57 PM   #19 
  - Am I the only longtime Duer who doesn't recognise anyone who finds this funny?  Beausoir   Dec-12-07 09:00 PM   #20 
  - Dunno, honestly, but I can't help but laugh at some of the curse-laden replies... n/t  slowry   Dec-12-07 09:09 PM   #22 
  - Wtf?  Elrond Hubbard   Dec-12-07 09:15 PM   #23 
  - This is the sort of joke item men with tiny corkscrews enjoy. nt  terisan   Dec-12-07 09:22 PM   # 
  - OP is a self-reported female.  A-Schwarzenegger   Dec-12-07 09:37 PM   #26 
     - Point proven.  Lex   Dec-12-07 10:17 PM   #30 
     - *snort*  blondeatlast   Dec-13-07 08:47 AM   #59 
     - Presumably the item sells to many men also? nt  terisan   Dec-12-07 10:46 PM   #34 
  - This is the sort of joke item men with tiny corkscrews enjoy. nt  terisan   Dec-12-07 09:22 PM   #24 
  - I think it's funny but can see how some are offended also.  uppityperson   Dec-12-07 09:44 PM   #27 
  - Thanks for posting. I've been a little taken back by some responses.  cyberpj   Dec-12-07 10:53 PM   #36 
     - If it makes you feel any better...  Forkboy   Dec-13-07 08:40 AM   #57 
  - Right many here have no humor  CRF450   Dec-12-07 10:35 PM   #32 
  - Well it's the Alpha Males Bush, Cheney et al who have the American male's body parts in a vise.  terisan   Dec-12-07 11:38 PM   #46 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-07 11:35 PM   #45 
  - each to their own, I guess.  cali   Dec-13-07 04:48 AM   #48 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-13-07 04:54 AM   #49 
  - Yuk it up, guys. Sounds like nervous laughter to me.  Perry Logan   Dec-13-07 05:41 AM   #52 
  - Yup! It's the eternal battle of the sexes  lunatica   Dec-13-07 05:42 AM   #53 
  - Damn, what an endorsement!  bitchkitty   Dec-13-07 06:24 AM   #55 
  - When I first saw it in a store at my local mall  Zenzic   Dec-13-07 09:02 AM   #60 

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