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BBC: The funniest jokes in the world

BBC writes about Richard Wiseman, who carried out an internet experiment five years ago to find the world's funniest joke.

The results are based on an online poll - 100,000 people around the world cast their vote on 40,000 jokes. Here's the winning joke: Read it and share your opionion in the comments:

A couple of New Jersey hunters are out in the woods when one of them falls to the ground. He doesn't seem to be breathing, his eyes are rolled back in his head. The other guy whips out his cell phone and calls the emergency services. He gasps to the operator: "My friend is dead! What can I do?" The operator, in a calm soothing voice says: "Just take it easy. I can help. First, let's make sure he's dead." There is a silence, then a shot is heard. The guy's voice comes back on the line. He says: "OK, now what?"

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