That's funny

That's funny.

That is strange or peculiar. Bill: Tom just called from Detroit and says he's coming back tomorrow. Mary: That's funny. He's not supposed to. Sue: The sky is turning very gray. Mary: That's funny. There's no bad weather forecast.
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Something that's funny to one person may offend someone else, or worse yet, may spark an uproar causing your initial marketing move to become the butt of jokes and "what not to do's" in future marketing manuals.
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that's funny, I don't remember them saying that at the time (this time last year).
That's funny, but how about all day I dream about soccer , or socks, or sweatshops , or Sudan ?
Probably from the first time they figured out that some children with autism who sit quietly by themselves will (the reader is asked to plug in some action verb here) themselves until you add a (the reader is asked to plug in a noun here) within arms reach, the exceptional parent was bound to have mused, "Now that's funny.
In the latter case, a writer is often hired for the particular purpose of creating a bit that's funny enough to merit inclusion in the trailer.
Sharp-tongued believable people who are a little off-balance and backed into farcical situations by their own quirks--now that's funny.
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According to Feingold, that element of "android humanity" suits the playwright: "People who do things mechanically, without thinking--to him, that's funny.
That's funny, but the thing that's peculiar about it is there was always a dark side.