the funny thing is

the funny thing is

Here is what is unexpected. After all the time I've spent trying to find a new house, the funny thing is, I kind of what to stay here.
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The funny thing is that Laurie's comic timing makes the barbs strike sharper and deeper.
The funny thing is, Ryan Murphy, the show's creator, loves to read Cherry Cherry in the run-throughs, and he has her down perfectly.