Monday, February 18, 2013
It's another Monday, but it's President's Day. It's still the start of the work week, but not for the lucky ones who have the day off. Either way, it's still a good day to start with a joke.
Today we're bringing back 84-year-oldMilton Glaser, who told the joke about the magician and the sledgehammer last month. Glaser is a graphic designer best known for the I Love New York logo, his Bob Dylan poster, the logos for Sesame Place, and New York Magazine, which he founded with Clay Felker in 1968.
This is a Sam and Sadie joke. Here's the setup: Sam and Sadie have been married 60 years and they're having dinner one night. Sadie says: "Sam, I want to have a monkey." And then Sam says...
Not all of these jokes get us rolling on the floor laughing, but we get an extra kick when we see the joke teller cracking up as he delivers the punchline, and that's the case with this one.
(A SPECIAL NOTE FOR NEW EMAIL SUBSCRIBERS: THE VIDEO IS NOT VIEWABLE DIRECTLY FROM THE EMAIL THAT YOU GET EACH DAY. YOU MUST CLICK ON THE TITLE AT THE TOP OF THE EMAIL TO REACH THE JEWISH HUMOR CENTRAL WEBSITE, FROM WHICH YOU CLICK ON THE PLAY BUTTON IN THE VIDEO IMAGE TO START THE VIDEO.)