rib-tickler


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rib-tickler

n. a joke; something very funny. That was a real rib-tickler. I’ll remember that joke.
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But Adil Ray's rib-tickler reliably pulls in fewer (not less) than three million viewers.
But Simon Pegg's original rib-tickler is no lamebrained spoof.
funIdo tak yo th tge sh in was Ce Add slapstic harmony and Add slapstick and marital disharmony and you have the recipe for a surefire rib-tickler.
As anyone who's ever been to an epic Dodd gig will know, there's an element of benign Stockholm syndrome involved - that strange occurrence in which the kidnapped warm to their abductors - and this 75-minute rib-tickler proves to be perfect family entertainment as there isn't a swear word or smutty innuendo on the agenda.
The Man With The Flaming Battenburg Tattoo is the third show in his trilogy that includes The Award-Winning Mince Pie and The Cat That Looked Like Nicholas Lyndhurst and it promises to show the ranting rib-tickler in a much calmer, more chilled-out light.
But the insultingly bad Scouse accent was less of a rib-tickler.
Hardly a rib-tickler, but it got the desired effect.
Now 75, theKnotty Ash rib-tickler will celebrate 50 years in show business in September.
Far-fetched but worthy rib-tickler, starring Norman Wisdom as the man with the funny hat who laughs a lot as he tries to unplug everybody's computer screens.
IF you take the mickey out of other people's movies, the least you can do is ensure that your own is a real rib-tickler.
In the film, by the team, whose hits include Dumb & Dumber and the recent raunchy rib-tickler There's Something About Mary, the twins run a seedy burger bar in Rhode Island.
In this festive rib-tickler, the first of a two-part special, the unlucky-inlove shop owner has received two proposals of marriage.
Setting the scene for another ribald rib-tickler, Mel told the last four: "You'll be making Schichttorte.
But Simon Pegg's original bonecrunching rib-tickler is no lame-brained spoof.
That old rib-tickler could have been written with one Geoffrey Boycott Esq in mind.