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  • A fool and his money are soon parted ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A man who is his own lawyer has a fool for a client ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A nod is as good as a wink to a blind bat ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • Act the fool
  • Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life ( Monty Python's Flying Circus song )
  • And now for something completely different ( A catchphrase from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • April fool ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Be a good sport
  • Better to remain silent and be thought a fool that to speak and remove all doubt
  • Big-Hearted Arthur ( Nickname of comedian Arthur Askey )
  • Bill Stickers is innocent ( comic response to the warning Bill stickers will be prosecuted ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Busy old fool, unruly sun ( from a poem by John Donne )
  • Comic strip
  • Comic timing ( The rhythm and tempo of delivery required for comic effect )
  • Comic valentine ( A valentine card sent for comic effect )
  • Contact sport
  • Crazy fool ( A catchphrase from The A-Team )
  • Dame Edna Everage ( Pseudonym of comedian Barry Humphries )
  • Desperate Dan ( a cowboy strongman character in the British comic The Dandy )
  • Does the trick
  • Every trick in the book
  • Everyone's a comedian
  • Fool around
  • Fool me once, shame on you, fool me twice, shame on me
  • Fool's errand
  • Fool's gold ( a brassy yellow mineral that the inexperienced prospector may mistake for gold )
  • Fool's paradise ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Fred Carno's circus
  • Good sport
  • I pity the fool ( A catchphrase from The A-Team )
  • If you can't ride two horses at once, you shouldn't be in the circus
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • It isn't nice to fool mother nature
  • Joker in the pack
  • Lonesome George ( Nickname of comedian George Gobel )
  • Make a complete fool of yourself
  • Make a fool of yourself
  • Media circus
  • More fool you
  • Never misses a trick
  • No one expects the Spanish Inquisition ( A catchphrase from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • Nobody's fool
  • Nudge nudge, wink wink ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • One trick pony
  • Play the fool
  • Played for a fool
  • Redd Foxx ( Pseudonym of comedian John Elroy Sanford )
  • Send In The Clowns ( Stephen Sondheim song )
  • Shut up, fool. ( A catchphrase from The A-Team )
  • Tears Of A Clown ( Smokey Robinson song )
  • The Big Yin ( Nickname of comedian Billy Connolly )
  • The Charlie Chaplin of Television ( Nickname of comedian Alan Young )
  • The Cheapest Man in the World ( Nickname of comedian Jack Benny )
  • The Cheeky Chappie ( Nickname of comedian Max Miller )
  • The Clone Wars ( George Lucas movie in the Star Wars series )
  • The Clown Killer ( Nickname of John Gacy )
  • The Clown Prince ( Nickname of Paul Gascoigne )
  • The Fool On The Hill ( The Beatles song )
  • The Great Non-Rehearser ( Nickname of comedian Jackie Gleason )
  • The Great One ( Nickname of comedian Jackie Gleason )
  • The Greatest Show on Earth ( Barnum & Bailey Circus advertising slogan )
  • The Indian rope trick
  • The Jester ( Nickname of Gilbert Arenas )
  • The Prince of Pain ( Nickname of comedian Richard Lewis )
  • The Tears of a Clown
  • The Thief of Bad Gags ( Nickname of comedian Milton Berle )
  • The Wisest Fool In Christendom ( Nickname of King James I )
  • The roar of the greasepaint, the smell of the crowd
  • The sport of kings
  • There's no fool like an old fool
  • Trick of the light
  • Trick or treat
  • Turn a trick
  • Winning is the mark of the Rebel ( Rebel Sport advertising slogan )

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