Chuckles for July 2012



July 05
What can run but cannot walk?
Water!(jokesbykids.com)

July 06
What is the funniest bike?
A Yamahahahahaha!(jokesbykids.com)

July 09
What word is always spelled incorrectly?
Incorrectly!(jokesbykids.com)

July 09
How did the kitten know it was going to rain?
It listened to the fur-cast!

July 11
Why was the clock sent to the principals office?
Because he was tocking too much!kids.yahoo.com/

July 13
What do you call a donkey that's cold?
A brrrr-o!kids.yahoo.com/

July 16
What kind of call does and electrician drive?
A Volts-wagon!kids.yahoo.com/

July 17
What kind of car does an electrician drive?
A Volts-wagon!kids.yahoo.com/

July 18
What did the pencil say to the paper?
I dot my eye on you!kids.yahoo.com/

July 20
How did Benjamin Franklin feel when he discovered electricity?
He was shocked!kids.yahoo.com/

July 30
What happened to the plant in math class?
It grew square roots!kids.yahoo.com/

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  Today is Saturday, April 19, the 109th day of 2014. There are 256 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Miss McCorkindale has opened millinery rooms over Gimbel's dry goods store, where she offers a choice lot of millinery goods, which she will manufacture to order.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The little South Park Presbyterian chapel celebrated it first Easter decorated with flowers for an afternoon worship service attended by a large congregation.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Wennerberg Chorus of Augustana College has returned from a 2,000-mile tour in the Eastern states and Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Col. Charles Lindbergh has stated that he is convinced that Germany's air force is equal to the combined sky fleets of her potential European foes.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Small gas motors may be permitted on boats in the lake to be built in Loud Thunder Forest Preserve. The prospect was discussed yesterday at a meeting of the Rock Island County Forest Preserve Commission.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The annual Dispatch/Rock Island Argus Spelling Bee continues to be a family tradition. Ed Lee, an eighth-grader at John Deere Junior High School, Moline, is the 1989 spelling bee champion from among 49 top spellers in Rock Island, Henry and Mercer counties. He advances to the competition in Washington, D.C. Runnerup was Ed's sister, Susan.






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