Entries Tagged “Old-Timey”

Funny Foods

51. Punch and Pie

Gee whiz, what a treat! See also Old-Timey.

Added by Frank on March 16, 2008| 1 Comment | You Like This |

Funny Clothes

52. Sock Suspenders

Worn by men before the advent of elastics and miracle stretch-fabrics to keep their socks from sagging. See also Old-Timey.

Added by Tim on March 13, 2008| 3 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Things to Do

53. Baking a File Into a Cake

Classic plan for springing your man from the clink. See also Crime, Jail, Old-Timey.

Added by Tyler on March 1, 2008| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Names

54. Eustace Tilley

The name of the monocoled dandy associated with The New Yorker. See also Cartoons, Old-Timey.

Added by Ryan on January 29, 2008| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Places

55. Debtors' Prison

See also Crime, Old-Timey.

Added by Ryan on January 26, 2008| 3 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Clothes

56. Half-Tuxedo, Half-Dress

Because nothing is sexier than turn-of-the-century gender-bending. See also Old-Timey.

Added by Anthony on January 2, 2008| 1 Comment | You Like This |

Funny Conveyances

57. Railroad Handcars

Per Wikipedia, " a recurring plot device of twentieth century filmic comedy." See also Old-Timey.

Added by Tyler on December 23, 2007| 1 Comment | You Like This |

Funny Things to Do

58. Treating Black Eyes With Raw Steaks

See also Old-Timey.

Added by Tyler on December 11, 2007| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Animals

59. A Dog Running Out of a Butcher Shop With a String of Sausages in Its Mouth

Preferably a scrappy little scamp who could be called Rags and a red-faced butcher running after him with an apron and big red cheeks looking like he's about to pop an embolism. See also Old-Timey, Pets.

Added by a Guest on December 5, 2007| 7 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Things to Do

60. Drinking Champagne Out of Women's Shoes

See also 20's, Alcohol, Old-Timey.

Added by Ryan on December 3, 2007| 1 Comment | You Like This |