Posts filed under “Humor”

What has been funny at TBP ?

I received a request from a writer asking for examples of funny stuff written by me at the Big Picture.

I have no objectivity. I sometimes write things I find terribly amusing and no one else seems to have the same reaction. Othertimes what I consider throw away lines people find humorous..

Which leads to this request: What written thing here stick out as funny to you?

Category: Humor

Paul Krugman on Colbert Report

Paul Krugman says the stimulus package is enough to help, but not enough to cure the economic crisis.

The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Paul Krugman
Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor Jeff Goldblum

Monday, July 13, 2009 (05:44)

Category: Humor, Video

The Usual Suspects

Amusing photoshopping: > > via Thrilltone

Category: Bailouts, Humor

Goldman Sachs in Talks to Acquire Treasury Department

Goldman Sachs in Talks to Acquire Treasury Department Sister Entities to Share Employees, Money > In what some on Wall Street are calling the biggest blockbuster deal in the history of the financial sector, Goldman Sachs confirmed today that it was in talks to acquire the U.S. Department of the Treasury. According to Goldman spokesperson…Read More

Category: Humor

The Daily Show: Lenny Dykstra’s Financial Career

Baseball legend Lenny Dykstra becomes a financial guru then loses it all, despite the glowing praise of many.

Be sure to see the the special surprise at the end!


Category: Humor, Investing, Options, Video


Tom Toles via Yahoo

Category: Bailouts, Humor, Regulation

US To Trade Gold Reserves For Cash Through

Treasury officials say the gold has just been in the bottom of some vaults at the US Bullion Depository anyway, and the government needs the money NOW.

US To Trade Gold Reserves For Cash Through

Category: Commodities, Humor, Video

Less Bad

Too funny

Category: Bailouts, Economy, Humor

The Funniest Movie Trailer Ever

Category: Film, Humor, Video

Stuck Working Over the Long Weekend ?

Here’s thinking of you poor bastards! The rest of you have a relaxing — and safe — holiday. > via the New Yorker

Category: Humor