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I came across this one at Comedy Central today.

If they say they're John Doe from XYZ Company, ask them to spell their name. Then ask them to spell the company name. Then ask them where it is located, how long it has been in business, how many people ...

நேற்று ஒரு தொலைக்காட்சி நிகழ்ச்சியில்...

நிகழ்ச்சி தொகுப்பாளர்: "தலைக்காவிரி" எந்த மாநிலத்தில இருக்கு?
நேயர்: ம்ம்ம்... ஒரு clue கொடுங ...

One of the recent jokes that I have come across on abscent mindedness is quite interesting.

An elderly couple had dinner at another couple''s house and after eating, the wives left the table and went into the kitchen.

The two elderly gentlemen were talking, and one said, "Last night ...


For all those who are not able to get up from thier morning sleep where alarms are no use for them, there is a new product called Pattern clock. This clock won't turn off the alarm unless you repeat a Simon-like pattern of lights by pressing a series of ...


The beguiling ideas about science quoted here were gleaned from essays, exams, and class room discussions; most were from fifth- and sixth-graders. They illustrate Mark Twain's contention that the "most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop."

  • Question: What is one horsepower ...

There were quite some posts on various blogs about Google's new OS which is based on GNU/Hurd recently. There were screenshots posted!

Whatever the verdict, it's still nice to see imaginations at work while addressing one of the hotter rumors floating around the Internet. However, if this ...


The sweetness of English reaches it's maximum when talked by a Mallu! Get some glimpse here. No offense meant ;-)

What is the tax on a Mallu's income called?
IngumDax
Where did the Malayali study?
In the ko-liage.
Why did the Malayali not go to ko-liage today?
He is ...

Would the invention of the telephone ever have gotten off the ground if Alexander Graham Bell's first call had gone...

Bell: Mr. Watson, come here; I want you.

Voice: If you know Watson's extension, press 1 now. If you would like to leave a message for Watson, press ...


Have you ever wondered why viruses are very rarely seen in Linux? Check this out!

evilmalware 0.6 (beta)

Copyright 2000, 2001, 2003, 2005 E\/17 |-|4><0|2z Software Foundation, Inc.

This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY ...

Well, I don't think this ad needs any more explanation!

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