What are good examples of jokes with long set-ups?
August 22, 2009 9:08 AM Subscribe
What are good examples of jokes with long story-telling set-ups?
posted by phyrewerx to Writing & Language (62 answers total) 95 users marked this as a favorite
I like setting up stories with a short punch-line. Sometimes it's a pretty good icebreaker. Can anyone give more examples of this
type of joke, or what they're called?