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  • Black comedy
  • Blazing Saddles ( Mel Brooks movie )
  • Blue humour
  • Brevity is the soul of wit
  • Bringing Up Baby ( Cary Grant / Katharine Hepburn movie )
  • By way of a joke
  • Cake or death ( line from Eddie Izzard comedy )
  • Citizen Smith ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Come over all funny
  • Comedy circuit ( A number of places where comedy is performed )
  • Comedy of errors ( A series of comic mishaps either in a play or in real life )
  • Comedy vehicle
  • Comic strip
  • Comic timing ( The rhythm and tempo of delivery required for comic effect )
  • Comic valentine ( A valentine card sent for comic effect )
  • Curb your enthusiasm
  • Dad's Army ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Dame Edna Everage ( Pseudonym of comedian Barry Humphries )
  • Dark humour
  • Desperate Dan ( a cowboy strongman character in the British comic The Dandy )
  • Desperate Housewives ( 2004 comedy drama television series )
  • Doctor Strangelove Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb ( Peter Sellers movie )
  • Drop the Dead Donkey ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Dry humor
  • Everyone's a comedian
  • Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin
  • Father Ted ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Faulty Towers ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Fringe theatre
  • Funny farm
  • Funny haha or funny peculiar?
  • Funny how? ( A catchphrase from Goodfellas )
  • Funny in the head
  • Funny money
  • Funny you should ask
  • Funny, you don't look Jewish
  • Gallows humour
  • Genius bonus ( a joke or theme added to a programme aimed at well informed people )
  • Gettin' Jiggy Wit' It ( Will Smith song )
  • Hancock's Half Hour ( BBC comedy radio and television series )
  • Humour me
  • I get no respect, I tell ya ( A catchphrase from Rodney Dangerfield In Comedy Monologue )
  • Inside joke
  • It Ain't Half Hot Mum ( BBC comedy television series )
  • It's no joke
  • Joke around
  • Knock about comedy
  • Last of the Summer Wine
  • Laugh a minute
  • Locker room humour
  • Lonesome George ( Nickname of comedian George Gobel )
  • Low comedy
  • Men Behaving Badly ( BBC comedy television series )
  • My Funny Valentine ( Rodgers and Hart song )
  • Native wit
  • No joke
  • On The Fringe
  • On the Buses ( BBC comedy television series )
  • One Foot In The Grave ( BBC comedy television series )
  • One liner
  • Only Fools and Horses
  • Open All Hours ( Ronnie Barker television comedy series )
  • Paternal bonus ( a joke or theme added to a childrens programme aimed at adults )
  • Phoenix Nights ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Play it for laughs
  • Red Dwarf ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Redd Foxx ( Pseudonym of comedian John Elroy Sanford )
  • Rising Damp
  • Robin Hood - Men In Tights ( Mel Brooks movie )
  • Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit
  • Saturday Night Live
  • Sick joke
  • Silent Movie ( Mel Brooks movie )
  • Sister Act ( Whoopie Goldberg movie )
  • Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Spit take ( spitting out a drink in response to a joke or surprise )
  • Stand-up comedy ( )
  • Steptoe and Son ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Stop it you're killing me
  • The Army Game ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Big Yin ( Nickname of comedian Billy Connolly )
  • The Brittas Empire ( BBC comedy television series )
  • 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 Color Purple ( Whoopie Goldberg movie )
  • The Comedy of Errors
  • The Great Non-Rehearser ( Nickname of comedian Jackie Gleason )
  • The Great One ( Nickname of comedian Jackie Gleason )
  • The King Of Comedy ( Robert De Niro movie )
  • The League of Gentlemen ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Likely Lads ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Liver Birds ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The New Statesman ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Pink Panther ( Peter Sellers / David Niven movie )
  • The Prince of Pain ( Nickname of comedian Richard Lewis )
  • The Queen of TV Comedy ( Nickname of comedienne Lucille Ball )
  • The Rag Trade ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Royle Family ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Thief of Bad Gags ( Nickname of comedian Milton Berle )
  • The Vicar of Dibley ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Young Ones ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The joke's over
  • There's Something About Mary ( Cameron Diaz movie )
  • There's something funny about it
  • Till Death Us Do Part ( BBC comedy television series )
  • To the Manor Born ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Toilet humour
  • Up Pompeii ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Up the academy
  • Winter drawers on ( old British euphemistic joke )
  • Yes Minister ( BBC comedy television series )
  • You know it makes sense ( A catchphrase from Only Fools And Horses )
  • Young Frankenstein ( Mel Brooks / Gene Wilder movie )

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