Today's Joke

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by John Gray posted 1738 days ago 7122 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One Wish …...

A guy walking along the beach finds a bottle and picks it up. A genie pops out and says, “Thanks for letting me out. For your kindness I will grant you one wish.”

The guys says, “I’ve always wanted to go to Hawaii, but I can’t because I’m afraid to fly and ships make me deathly sick. My wish is for you to build a road from here to Hawaii.”

The genie says, “I’m sorry, but I don’t think I can do that. Just think of all the work involved. Think of the huge pilings we’d need to hold up that highway and how deep they would have to be to reach the bottom of the ocean. And think of all the cement that would be needed. Plus, since it’s such a long span, there would have to be gas stations and rest stops along the way. No, that’s just too much to ask. Impossible.”

The guy says, “Well, there is one thing I’ve always wanted to know. I’d like to be able to understand women…what makes them laugh and cry…you know, what makes them tick.”

The genie thinks a second, then asks, “You want two lanes or four?”

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

9 comments so far

View Lenny's profile


1231 posts in 2126 days

#1 posted 1738 days ago

Hey John. It’s a great joke isn’t it? I heard it before but it still gets a chuckle out of me. Now I wonder if my wife and daughters will find it as amusing?? Thanks for the laugh.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

View John Gray's profile

John Gray

2370 posts in 2484 days

#2 posted 1738 days ago

When I told it to my wife she she thought it was funny….at least she laughed.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

View Gary's profile


6977 posts in 2032 days

#3 posted 1738 days ago

yea, and that’s when the fight started…..

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

View Dusty56's profile


11638 posts in 2287 days

#4 posted 1738 days ago


-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View dustygirl's profile


862 posts in 2327 days

#5 posted 1737 days ago

Good one.Thanks for the chuckle John.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

View a1Jim's profile


111999 posts in 2176 days

#6 posted 1737 days ago

When I heard it was God offer a choice of rewards ethier way it’s funny.

-- Custom furniture

View Keith Shipp's profile

Keith Shipp

93 posts in 1931 days

#7 posted 1735 days ago

I also herd another version. Same joke, I still think is funny and it can be told in mixed company, you know, when you are with woodworkers, mechanics, electricians and the rest of your friends.

-- Keith, Bolingbrook, Illinois. The way I figure it I only have the rest of my life to get good at this...

View Karson's profile


34858 posts in 2999 days

#8 posted 1735 days ago

A great joke. NAd nice and clean.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

View MsDebbieP's profile


18615 posts in 2759 days

#9 posted 1732 days ago

Men. Can’t live with them.
(That’s my favourite joke.. I laugh every time)

and yes, that made me chuckle :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase