Entries Tagged “Old-Timey”

Funny Clothes

71. Sock Suspenders Shop

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

72. 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

73. 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

74. Debtors' Prison

See also Crime, Old-Timey.

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

Funny Clothes

75. 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

76. 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

77. Treating Black Eyes With Raw Steaks

See also Old-Timey.

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

Funny Animals

78. 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| 8 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Things to Do

79. 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 |

Funny People

80. Salaryman

See also Old-Timey.

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