Chuckles for March 2003



March 03
Too bad the only people who know how to run the country are busy driving cabs and cutting hair.-- George Burns

March 04
He said..."What have you been doing with all the grocery money I gave you?" She said..."Turn sideways and look in the mirror." --(tech-sol.net)

March 04
He said..."What have you been doing with all the grocery money I gave you?" She said..."Turn sideways and look in the mirror." --(tech-sol.net)

March 05
Nothing is impossible. Some things are just less likely than others.-- Jonathan Winters

March 06
Teacher: Do you have trouble making decisions? Student: Well...yes and no.

March 07
Time may be a great healer but it's also a lousy beautician.

March 10
The difference between the Pope and your boss. The Pope only expects you to kiss his ring. -- tech-sol.net/humor/

March 11
If Beethoven had been killed in a plane crash at the age of 22, it would have changed the history of music... and of aviation.-- Tom Stoppard

March 12
Money can't buy happiness, but it sure makes misery easier to live with. --ech-sol.net/humor/

March 13
When trouble arises and things look bad, there is always one individual who perceives a solution and is willing to take command. Very often, that individual is crazy. --tech-sol.net/humor/

March 14
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold.-- Ogden Nash

March 17
You never really learn to swear until you learn to drive. --tech-sol.net/humor/

March 18
Sign you're really getting old: "Getting lucky" means you find your car in the parking lot.

March 19
A blonde said, "I was worried that my mechanic might try to rip me off, I was relieved when he told me all I needed was turn-signal fluid."

March 20
Confucius say's...Man who run in front of car get tired.
Man who run behind car get exhausted.

March 20
Confucius say's...Man who run in front of car get tired.
Man who run behind car get exhausted.

March 20
Confucius say's...Man who run in front of car get tired.
Man who run behind car get exhausted.

March 20
Confucius say's...Man who run in front of car get tired.
Man who run behind car get exhausted.

March 20
Confucius say...Man who run in front of car get tired.
Man who run behind car get exhausted.

March 20
Confucius say...Man who run in front of car get tired.
Man who run behind car get exhausted.

March 20
Confucius say's...Man who run in front of car get tired.
Man who run behind car get exhausted.

March 21
Why is it that when you transport something by car, it's called a shipment, but when you transport something by ship, it's called cargo?

March 24
The easiest way to find something lost around the house is to buy a replacement.

March 25
Only in America ......are there handicap parking places in front of a skating rink.
(tech-sol.net/humor)

March 26
WARNING: The consumption of alcohol may lead you to think people are laughing WITH you.
(tech-sol.net/humor)

March 27
Everywhere is walking distance if you have the time. -- Steven Wright

March 28
Why is the man who invests all your money, called a broker?

March 31
If God wanted me to touch my toes, he would have put them on my knees.
(tech-sol.net/humor/)

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1864 -- 150 years ago: The attention of contractors is called to proposals for building a magazine. The building is to be erected on the south side of the island, above the railroad, nearly opposite Sinnit's ice houses.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Ladies patent leather tip shoes were selling for $3 at the M & K store, and men's spring overcoats were advertised at $7.50.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Fred Feuchter, of Davenport, was elected president of the Tri-City Post Office Clerks club, and Joe Goldsmith, of Rock Island, was named secretary treasurer.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Mass vaccination of more than 1,600 employed of the Rock Island Arsenal has been ordered by Col. Norman Ramsey after a 13-year-old daughter of the Arsenal manager became ill with smallpox.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The 1964 Scout-O-Rama of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts closed a two-day session last evening at the Rock Island Armory with 5,000 paid attendance.
1989 -- 25 years ago: "From the horse and buggy days ... to this" said Mercer County Sheriff Marvin Thirtyacre, waving his hand to indicate the sheriff's department facilities at the new $1.5 million Mercer County Jail in Aledo.




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