Embarrassment: because they don't want to think about the subject.
New person here; Some people are racist, and they just laugh to the joke. Adults also swear and are smarter than children, so they understand the jokes very well...
Asked in Jokes and Riddles
Are jokes riddles?
No, of course. Jokes are not riddles! A joke is something you tell, like a line or a story. A riddle is something you ask someone that they have to figure out the answer. While riddles can be jokes (not always), and some jokes are in the form of riddles, they are often not one in the same. Many people think of humorous stories when they hear the word joke. Riddles are often told or asked as humor, but not always....
Who did Johnny Carson often send jokes to for their show?
Johnny Carson often sent jokes to The Late Show with David Letterman. In fact, when Johhny passed away, Letterman, as a tribute, did an entire monologue of jokes that Johnny had previously sent over. ...
Asked in Prison Incarceration
Why prison jokes?
People often joke about things that are uncomfortable to discuss. Most people who have not been to prison don't know what it is like being locked up, and most don't want to go there and find out. They often lack sympathy for the people in there, so they may joke about prison rape, when that is actually a serious problem. Sometimes homophobia or anger at the incarcerated fuels the prison rape jokes. ...
Asked in Human Behavior
Why do people think that crying is funny?
I think people think it is funny at first because crying and laughing often sound the same. So unless they are a very cruel person, I don't know anyone who would think someone crying is funny. Though I do think that some people might think someone crying was funny if the reason they were crying was ridiculous or if the reason was hilarious. It still does not make thinking that someone crying is "funny", justified. ...
Why are the people giving answers here often some ignorant person who seem to think it's funny to frustrate people?
some may be but there are more that are not
Asked in Sociology
When interacting with people whose cultural background differs from your own we find that?
what is funny to people in one society is often lost on those from another society. ...
Asked in Alcoholism, Alcoholic Beverages
Drinking alcohol at inappropriate times is known as?
It is often known as alcohol abuse.
Asked in William Shakespeare
What was funny about Love's Labour's Lost?
Love's Labour's Lost was very much a play of it's time. It is less popular now because the heavy word play and outdated jokes are too demanding of a modern audience. Modern productions often cut out some of the jokes. The characters of Costard, Armado and Moth can be very clever and funny. The Lords are funny simply because of the situation they've ended up in a how they decide to deal with it. Act 4 Scene 3 where the Lord spy...
Asked in Elvis Presley
Was Elvis Presley funny?
Yes, Elvis Presley was extremely funny. He loved comedians and his favorite was Peter Sellers. Elvis had a photographic memory and would recite entire dialogs from movies as well as mimic their facial, vocal, and physical traits. Elvis loved to play practical jokes. Elvis often shared his sense of humor with his fans onstage as well. ...
Asked in English Language, Video Games
Why do people say epic fail?
It's usually just for jokes. More often than not, though, they say 'epic fail' because you try so hard to do something, but then you don't succeed, it is an epic fail. But if you try hard for something and you DO succeed, it is an epic win. .....Except epic fails are more fun! And kind of embarrasing, but funny! ...
Asked in Relationships
How do you flirt with a guy if you only see them a couple a minutes every-so-often and they're always with someone but who isn't a girlfriend?
if you know when your going to see him dress nice on those days. And make funny jokes really quick or say something funny to impress him. Or if your with friends do the laugh and pass and walk fast so he will think about you and then want more ...
Is it inappropriate to ask a girl whether or not she is a virgin?
Normally, only if you know her quite well, she likes you, and the mood is right. In trendy social circles, they often relish the inappropriate, and then you just take the risk. (You'd be surprised how often the trendies suddenly turn bourgeois on you.) ...
Asked in History of Europe, Austria, Germany
How do Austrians and Germans feel about each other?
The same way Chinese and Japanese feel about each other, or like the Czech and Slovaks. At a low intelligent level, they tell inappropriate jokes and play with stereotypes. But as soon as you get to know someone in person, that pub's stuff is abandoned and often enough a fruitful cooperation and understanding is established. ...
Asked in Teen Dating
What are the ways to know a girl likes you?
There are many different signs but here are just a few she talks to you a lot when talking in a group she angles herself towards you she touches your arm or playfully hits you often she compliments you she laughs at your jokes (even if they are'nt very funny) she always asks about you and your plans ...
Asked in Religion & Spirituality, Dating
Why today also sardars are facing vulgar jokes on them your friend converted because of such tease taunts?
I'm not quite sure what you are asking but, as my knowledge of Hindi=0, your English is far superior. But, I'll try to answer. Low, ignorant people make vulgar jokes about other people because the low, ignorant people feel bad about themselves. The low, ignorant people know that they aren't good so they try to find a way to make themselves feel better. That is why they make vulgar jokes about others. Intelligent, educated people do not do this. Often those jokes are...