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SNL Comedy Sketches
Mormons on the Slopes - SNL Mormons on the Slopes - SNL

An American skier is vying for a gold medal in the Salt Lake Olympics when she met by two Mormons who try to convert her as she skis. Perhaps the polygamy is a sticking point .

Devil Can't Write No Love Song - SNL Devil Can't Write No Love Song - SNL

Guitarist Milo Jenkins sells his soul to Lucifer in exchange for a hit song that will make him a star, but it quickly becomes clear that the devil has no talent, can't write a song and can't uphold the deal.



Humor from the Forum
Dogs

The reason a dog has so many friends is that he wags his tail instead of his tongue. - Anonymous

If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went. - Will Rogers

Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful. - Ann Landers

A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than they love themselves. - Josh Billings

We give dogs time we can spare, space we can spare and love we can spare. And in return, dogs give us their all. It's the best deal man has ever made. - M. Acklam

If your dog is fat, YOU aren't getting enough exercise. - Unknown

Ever consider what our dogs must think of us? We come back from a grocery store with the most amazing haul - chicken, pork, half a cow. They must think we're the greatest hunters on earth! - Anne Tyler

You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, 'My goodness, you're right! I never would've thought of that!' - Dave Barry

Dogs are not our whole life, but they do make our lives whole. - Roger Caras

If you think dogs can't count, try putting three dog biscuits in your pocket and then giving Fido only two of them. - Phil Pastoret

My goal in life is to be as good of a person as my dog already thinks I am. -Tming




Stand-up Comedy
Most Complicated Word A Most Complicated Word

Finnish comedian Ismo thought "ass" just meant "butt." But that’s just the tip of assberg. Learning the language is one thing but learning the nuances is quite another lesson. Ismo recounts some of his humorous mistakes and trying to understand the nuances.

Terrorists vs Indians Terrorists vs Indians

Canadians have been asked not to smile for their passport photo in an attempt to catch terrorists. But why - terrorists never smile.



Fun Fact

In the U.S., if you find a bald eagle feather on the ground, you need a permit to pick it up.



Humorous Videos
A Funny Video Will Unusual Will

Some unusual bequests in this humorous video.

Grandmother Gets a Tattoo Grandmother Gets a Tattoo

A funny story from a grandmotherly person on her one and only tattoo experience.



Humor from the Forum
One of those Questions Women Ask

A man is sitting on his front stoop staring morosely at the ground when his neighbor strolls over.

The neighbor tries to start a conversation several times, but the older man barely responds.

Finally, the neighbor asks what the problem is.

"Well," the man says, "I ran afoul of one of those questions women ask. Now I'm in the doghouse."

"What kind of question?" the neighbor asks.

"My wife asked me if I would still love her when she was old, fat and ugly."

"That's easy," says the neighbor. "You just say, 'Of course I will'".

"Yeah," says the other man, "that's what I meant to say. But what came out was, 'Of course I do.



Nature Videos
Penguins Flying Penguins Flying

Crystal clear Antarctic waters at the edge of an ice shelf and penguin acrobatics make a good video

Right Whale Mating Logistics Right Whale Mating Logistics

For creatures this size, mating is not easy. It takes a twelve foot long reproductive organ, to get the job done.



Fun Facts

Queen Lydia Liliuokalani was the last reigning monarch of the Hawaiian Islands. She was also the only Queen the United States ever had.



Let It Snow
Montreal First Snow Montreal First Snow

It is the first Snow in Montréal, the streets are slick, and watching these cars and buses crash is like watching a slow motion demolition derby.

Snow removal  at New Chitose Airport Snow removal at New Chitose Airport

Since were the video topic is snow is an interesting clip of some serious snow removal equipment clearing runways.



Fun Facts

In 1954, archaeologists excavating an 8th-century Viking settlement in Sweden found a Buddha statuette from India.



Catnip Trip Catnip Trip

Someone's pet cat experiences a whole new world on catnip. Well, at least experiences channeled by the narrator.

First Moon Party First Moon Party

Mom sees through her daughter's little red lie, and decides humor is the best approach.



Humor from the Forum
Shakespearian Prose

A woman was out shopping one day with her son. The boy spotted a man who was bowlegged. The boy pulled on Mom's hand and said, "Momma, look at the bowlegged man."

Mom was mortified and told her son that it was not polite to point to a person and make that sort of comment. For punishment, the boy had to read a play by Shakespeare. He couldn't go shopping again until he finished reading the play.

Finally he finished and his mom took him once again to the mall. Again he spied a bowlegged man, but remembered what happened the last time. So he pulled on his mother's hand and said, "Lo, what manner of men are these, who wear their balls in parentheses?"



Humor and Magic
Jean-Pierre Parent fools  Penn & Teller Jean-Pierre Parent fools Penn & Teller

It is not often that an illusionist fools Penn & Teller but Jean-Pierre Parent fooled the world-famous team of Penn & Teller using Allison the presenter and a magic box and in the process wins a spot in their Las Vegas show.

Splitting Bullets with Knives Splitting Bullets with Knives

In this clip Penn and Teller look to see if you can split a bullet with a samurai sword. But could you do it with a butter knife? We go behind the science of why this is possible..



Fun Fact

A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue.



Creative
Instravel - A Photogenic Mass Tourism Experience Instravel - A Photogenic Mass Tourism Experience

It's a bit crazy how so many of us from so many different countries visit the same landmarks in the same tourist destinations and take similar photos. All of these photos are beautifully stitched together in this video collage..

What is Life? What is Life?

How can we ever know for certain if we live in a simulation? Maybe the best advice is to go out there and live really interesting lives and do unexpected things so that the computer simulation won't get bored and shut you down..



Humor from the Forum
Trying to Pack for Vacation

Her 3-year-old daughter was having a wonderful time playing on the bed. At one point, she said, "Mom, look at this," and stuck out two of her fingers. Trying to keep her entertained, the mother reached out and stuck the daughter's fingers in her mouth and said, "Mommy is gonna eat your fingers!" pretending to eat them, before she rushed out of the room again.

When she returned, the daughter was standing on the bed staring at her fingers with a devastated look on her face and tears down her face. The mother said, "What's wrong honey?"

Sad and broken up she looked at her mother and said, "Mommy, where's my booger?"



Humor
The Lively Mrs Brown The Lively Mrs Brown

Agnes Brown she tries to find herself a date for Valentine's Day.

Fun Facts

All modern horses 'are descended from one herd tamed 6,000 years ago in the Russian plains' .


Creative
The Golden Sea - Bali The Golden Sea - Bali

Some sun, surf, sleeping under a thatched roof on the beach
and waking to the sound of the waves.

Free Fall Free Fall

A dramatic underwater video on free diving



Humor from the Forum
Family Tree of Vincent Van Gogh

Family Tree of Vincent Van Gogh (pronounced as Van Go)
His dizzy aunt -------------------------------------------------------- Verti Gogh
The brother who ate prunes------------------------------------- Gotta Gogh
The brother who worked at a convenience store -------- Stop N Gogh
The grandfather from Yugoslavia ---------------------------------- U Gogh
His magician uncle -------------------------------------- Where diddy Gogh
His Mexican cousin ---------------------------------------------- A Mee Gogh
The constipated uncle ------------------------------------------- Can't Gogh
The ballroom dancing aunt ------------------------------------- Tang Gogh
The bird lover uncle -------------------------------------------- Flamin Gogh
An aunt who taught positive thinking --------------------- Way-to-Gogh
The little bouncy nephew ---------------------------------------- Poe Gogh
A sister who loved disco ------------------------------------------- Go Gogh
And his niece who travels the country in an RV --- Winnie Bay Gogh
I saw you smiling . . .. there ya Gogh






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