5 Things About Vikings That We Get All Wrong

Unfortunately, thanks to centuries of misinformation in scholarly histories and in popular culture, most people suffer from a variety of misconceptions about the Vikings, from who they were to when they were active to what, exactly, they did.

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15 new joke additions to the Comedy Hall Of Fame, just in time for you to poorly repeat at a pool party with your friends. Become the funniest guy in the shallow end with these 15 grand slam jokes.

Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld

Netflix

“If I was an Olympic athlete, I’d rather come in last than win the silver medal. You win the gold, you feel good. You win the bronze, you think, ‘at least I got something.’ But you win that silver, that’s like, ‘Congratulations, you almost won! Of all the losers, you came in first! You’re the number one loser! No one lost ahead of you!’”

Sam’s famous “Go where the food is” bit where he solves the problem of world hunger in one short screaming match. The U-Hauls are on their way, Sam.

Chris Rock

Chris Rock

Netflix

“I used to work at McDonald’s making minimum wage. You know what that means when someone pays you minimum wage? You know what your boss was trying to say? ‘Hey, if I could pay you less, I would, but it’s against the law.’”

Gary Delaney

I was thrown out of Weight Watchers for making sarcastic comments during the weekly weigh-in. As you can Imagine I accepted the decision with huge Grace because they threw her out as well.

Zach Galifianakis

Zach Galifinakis

Funny Or Die

“I have a lot of growing up to do. I realized that the other day inside my fort.” 

Bill Hicks

“Children are smarter than any of us. Know how I know that? I don't know one child with a full-time job and children.”

Bill Hicks has obviously never been to an H&M clothing factory.

Jack Whitehall

Jack Whitehall

Netflix

“I’m sure wherever my Dad is, he’s looking down on us. He’s not dead, just very condescending.”

Phil Wang

“My girlfriend is absolutely beautiful. Body like a Greek statue – completely pale, no arms.” 

Demetri Martin

Important Things With Demetri Martin

Comedy Central

“The easiest time to add insult to injury is when you’re signing somebody’s cast.”

Eddie Izzard

“If God had written the Bible, the first line should have been ‘It’s round.'”

A second helpful line could have been “Do not go see Grown Ups 2, you can’t get that time back.”

Graham Norton

Graham Norton

So Television

“A good rule to remember for life is that when it comes to plastic surgery and sushi, never be attracted by a bargain.”

Richard Lewis

“We weren’t very religious. On Hanukkah, my mother had our menorah on a dimmer.”

Anthony Jeselnik

Anthony Jeselnik

Netflix

“This past Christmas, I told my girlfriend for months in advance that all I wanted was an Xbox. That’s it. Beginning and end of list, Xbox. You know what she got me? A homemade frame with a picture of us from our first date together. Which was fine. Because I got her an Xbox.” 

Bo Burnham

Bo’s parody country song “Pandering” on his special Make Happy. The song lampoons “Keith Urban’s” style of stadium country music, with such features as jeans, trucks and a sexy scarecrow.

Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari’s former stand-up alter ego Randy, closing out his special Intimate Moments For a Sensual Evening. The character was created for Judd Apatow’s movie Funny People but Ansari liked the character so much he just kept doing it.

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