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  • 'Allo 'Allo! ( BBC comedy television series )
  • A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Future: Twists And Turns, And Lessons Learned ( Michael J. Fox book )
  • A crocodile sandwich please - and make it snappy
  • A funny thing happened on the way to the theatre
  • A, B, C, D, E, Your public library has arranged these in ways that make you cry, giggle, laugh, love, hate, wonder, ponder and understand ( American Library Association advertising slogan )
  • Abandon hope all ye who enter here ( warning from Dante's Divine Comedy ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Absolutely Fabulous ( BBC comedy television series )
  • All joking aside
  • All men are cremated equal ( Spike Milligan line )
  • April fool ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Are You Being Served? ( BBC comedy television series )
  • As the actress said to the bishop
  • Beautiful downtown Burbank ( A catchphrase from Rowan And Martin's Laugh In )
  • Belly laugh
  • Beyond Our Ken ( BBC comedy radio series ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Beyond a joke
  • 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.. )
  • Birds of a Feather ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Black comedy
  • Blue humour
  • By way of a joke
  • Cake or death ( line from Eddie Izzard comedy )
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • 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 )
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Dad's Army ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Dame Edna Everage ( Pseudonym of comedian Barry Humphries )
  • Desperate Dan ( a cowboy strongman character in the British comic The Dandy )
  • Desperate Housewives ( 2004 comedy drama television series )
  • Drop the Dead Donkey ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Enough to make a cat laugh
  • Everyone's a comedian
  • Father Ted ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Faulty Towers ( BBC comedy television series )
  • 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
  • Gag reflex ( The involuntary spasm caused by something touching the back of one's mouth )
  • Genius bonus ( a joke or theme added to a programme aimed at well informed people )
  • Go, and never darken my towels again ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Good for a laugh
  • Hancock's Half Hour ( BBC comedy radio and television series )
  • Hardy ha ha
  • Have a laugh
  • Here comes de judge ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • Horse laugh
  • I am a Marxist, of the Groucho tendency
  • I can see you standing over a hot stove, but I can't see the stove ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I get no respect, I tell ya ( A catchphrase from Rodney Dangerfield In Comedy Monologue )
  • I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • I used to be indecisive but now I'm not so sure
  • I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens ( Woody Allen quotation )
  • Infamy Infamy! They've all got it in for me! ( Kenneth Williams line in Carry On Cleo )
  • Inside joke
  • It Ain't Half Hot Mum ( BBC comedy television series )
  • It only hurts when I laugh
  • It's no joke
  • Jesus saves green shield stamps
  • Jeux d'espirit
  • Joke around
  • Joker in the pack
  • Knock about comedy
  • Knock knock, who's there
  • Last laugh
  • Laugh a minute
  • Laugh all the way to the bank
  • Laugh and the world laughs with you, weep and, you weep alone
  • Laugh fit to burst
  • Laugh in your face
  • Laugh it off
  • Laugh it out of court
  • Laugh it up
  • Laugh like a drain
  • Laugh on the wrong side of your face
  • Laugh riot
  • Laugh up your sleeve
  • Laugh your head off
  • Laugh yourself silly
  • Laughter is the best medicine
  • Leg pull
  • Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Line is full of misery and lonliness and it's over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Locker room humour
  • Lonesome George ( Nickname of comedian George Gobel )
  • Low comedy
  • Made you laugh
  • Many a true word is spoken in jest
  • Men Behaving Badly ( BBC comedy television series )
  • My Funny Valentine ( Rodgers and Hart song )
  • My one regret in life is that I am not someone else ( Woody Allen line )
  • No joke
  • No nonsense
  • No nonsense ( John Smith's advertising slogan )
  • Nostalgia isn't what it used to be
  • Nothing succeeds like a parrot with no teeth
  • On the Buses ( BBC comedy television series )
  • One Foot In The Grave ( BBC comedy television series )
  • One liner
  • Open All Hours ( Ronnie Barker television comedy series )
  • Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Paternal bonus ( a joke or theme added to a childrens programme aimed at adults )
  • Phoenix Nights ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Red Dwarf ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Redd Foxx ( Pseudonym of comedian John Elroy Sanford )
  • Running gag
  • Say goodnight Dick ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • Sheer nonsense
  • Sick joke
  • Smell the Glove ( fictional album by the spoof heavy-metal band Spinal Tap )
  • Sock it to me ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Sparrow fart ( jokey term for the early morning )
  • Spit take ( spitting out a drink in response to a joke or surprise )
  • Split your sides with laughter
  • Stand-up comedy ( )
  • Steptoe and Son ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Stop me if you've heard this one
  • Stuff and nonsense
  • 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 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 Master of the Atrocious Pun ( Nickname of Clifton Fadiman )
  • The New Statesman ( BBC comedy television series )
  • 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 bull in the bowler hat ( jokey term for artificial insemination )
  • The joke's on you
  • The joke's over
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • There's something funny about it
  • Till Death Us Do Part ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana ( Groucho Marx line )
  • To the Manor Born ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Up Pompeii ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Very interesting, but stupid ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • Waiter, there's a fly in my soup
  • Why did the chicken cross the road?
  • Winter drawers on ( old British euphemistic joke )
  • Yes Minister ( BBC comedy television series )
  • You bet your sweet bippy ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • You can leave in a huff. If that's too soon, you can leave in a minute and a huff ( Groucho Marx line )
  • You crease me up
  • You must be joking
  • You're having a laugh ( A catchphrase from Extras )
  • You're kidding me

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