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09-01-2011 07:12 PM

Topic tags/keywords: panther dog squirrel humor

An old German Shepherd starts chasing rabbits and before long, discovers that he’s lost. Wandering about, he notices a panther heading rapidly in his direction with the intention of having lunch.

The old German Shepherd thinks, “Oh, oh! I’m in deep weeds now!”

Noticing some bones on the ground close by, he immediately settles down to chew on the bones with his back to the approaching cat. Just as the panther is about to leap, the old German Shepherd exclaims loudly,

“Boy, that was one delicious panther! I wonder, if there are any more around here?”

Hearing this, the young panther halts his attack in mid-strike, a look of terror comes over him and he slinks away into the trees.

“Whew!,” says the panther, “That was close! That old German Shepherd nearly had me!”

Meanwhile, a squirrel who had been watching the whole scene from a nearby tree, figures he can put this knowledge to good use and trade it for protection from the panther. So, off he goes.

The squirrel soon catches up with the panther, spills the beans and strikes a deal for himself with the panther.

The young panther is furious at being made a fool of and says, “Here, squirrel, hop on my back and see what’s going to happen to that conniving canine!”

Now, the old German Shepherd sees the panther coming with the squirrel on his back and thinks, “What am I going to do now?,” but instead of running, the dog sits down with his back to his attackers, pretending he hasn’t seen them yet, and just when they get close enough to hear, the old German Shepherd says…

“Where’s that squirrel? I sent him off an hour ago to bring me another panther!”

Moral of this story…

Don’t mess with the old dogs… Age and skill will always overcome youth and treachery!

B.S. and brilliance only come with age and experience.

Of course, I am in no way insinuating that you are old, just ‘youthfully challenged’.

You did notice the size of the print, didn’t you?

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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#1 posted 09-01-2011 09:04 PM

B.S. and brilliance only come with age and experience

Thank you for that Randy. -Jack

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#2 posted 09-01-2011 09:32 PM

I’m only 40, but I feel like I’m 80. I loved this joke, even with my relative youth;)

JusFine, I just trotted your joke downstairs to a good ole boy I work with. He liked to fall out of his chair laughing. He loved it too.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#3 posted 09-02-2011 12:39 AM

Good to hear, Al!

My cousin sent it to me early this morning, and I felt in a sharing mood…

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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#4 posted 09-02-2011 02:14 AM

but wasn’t being young and ‘youthfully challenged’ a hoot.

-- - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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#5 posted 09-02-2011 03:11 AM

Probably only Al can remember…

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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#6 posted 09-02-2011 03:15 AM

Remember what?

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#7 posted 09-02-2011 05:36 AM

That’s awesome thanks for sharing. BS as a skill set, I love it.

-- Make furniture that lasts as long as the tree - Ryan

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#8 posted 09-02-2011 06:34 AM

That’s a good un’.

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#9 posted 09-02-2011 07:39 AM

Great joke.

Since age is the thread topic, here’s an oldie but goodie…

A young bull and an old bull were standing on top of a hill overlooking a herd of cows.

The young bull says, “Why don’t we run down there and have our way with a couple of those heifers ?”

The old bull replies, “Nah. I’d say lets walk down and have them all !”

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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