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Friday, April 15, 2011

The Divorced Barbie Doll

My apologies to you trashy readers, I was sick last night so I did not have time or energy to write you a thought provoking original post of mine. I am truly sorry. So to make it up to you here is a nice little joke I got in an email a while back. I hope you like it.


One day a father gets out of work and on his way home he suddenly remembers that it's his daughter's birthday.


He pulls over to a Toy Shop and asks the sales person, “How much for one of those Barbie's in the display window?”


The salesperson answers, “Which one do you mean, Sir? We have: Work Out Barbie for $19.95, Shopping Barbie for $19.95, Beach Barbie for $19.95, Disco Barbie for $19.95, Ballerina Barbie for $19.95, Astronaut Barbie for $19.95, Skater Barbie for $19.95, and Divorced Barbie for $265.95.”


The amazed father asks: “It's what?! Why is the Divorced Barbie $265.95 and the others only $19.95?”


The annoyed salesperson rolls her eyes, sighs, and answers: “Sir, Divorced Barbie comes with: Ken's Car, Ken's House, Ken's Boat, Ken's Furniture, Ken's Computer, one of Ken's Friends, and a key chain made with Ken's balls.”

40 comments:

  1. That was groan worthy. Great joke. lol

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  2. I hear that Divorced Ken is $600 because he comes with alimony payments.

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  3. Ouch. Ken now sleeps in the box he came in, when he should have pulled out of the other box that he came in.
    cheers, Sausage...

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  4. @ Ts, thank you.

    @ Rosie, I am sure she gets that as well.

    @ Kat, that is true.

    @ Sausage, that right there is the comment of the day.

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  5. lol @kat and sausage...

    btw...i gave you an award on my eviltwin site...it will post after noon...

    gots a meeting today...

    work is bullshit finding it is even worse...

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  6. Hahah, whatever, we all knew Ken was gay anyways :)

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  7. It is obvious from the car that Ken is a stinkin Dallas Fan - so no wonder she left him! Hope that you are feeling better!

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  8. I can't even believe I Laughed out loud to that one. lol

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  9. @ Bruce, ok I will check it out. And you are correct about the work thing.

    @ Texa, that might be true.

    @ Laughingmom, I did not notice that, but that explains a lot.

    @ Cinderita, glad I could make you laugh.

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  10. That would be funny if it weren't the opposite of my situation. Only no balls to be had on a keychain for the ex-hubs...

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  11. Sounds like she comes with Ken's balls as well.

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  12. Ok I didn't see that coming, good one.

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  13. @ Heather, thank you.

    @ Randomgirl, I am sorry.

    @ Tony, yep she does.

    @ Lurker, neither did I when I read it.

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  14. Love this post, especially the part about the balls on a key chain!

    Hope you are feeling better Oily : )

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  15. I always wondered where Ken's balls were.

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  16. Funny. :D

    Here's a Connecticut version I posted a few months ago.

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  17. Way funny! Did Ken ever get laid? Or was he just there to support her shopping habits?

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  18. @ Empress, thank you. I am starting to feel better thanks.

    @ Ruth, exactly.

    @ G, thanks.

    @ Bushman, I am pretty sure he was only there to buy her lazy ass stuff.

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  19. Feel better soon guy!

    Oh and have you seen one of the LFL games?

    I hope they come to Canada. http://toronto.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20110414/lingerie-football-women-toronto-110414/20110414/?hub=TorontoNewHome

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  20. Fantastic! Ken's balls for a necklace......

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  21. NICE!!! Ken is on discount though -1/2 off!

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  22. I followed you here from your comment on Ruth's blog because your moniker caught my attention, also living in oilfield territory. I loved this post, gave me a great chuckle for the day and a joke that I'll have to pass on. I'll definitely be stopping by again, looks like a great place to visit. There should be more blogging dads!!
    ~Josie Two Shoes~
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  23. @ Galore, thank you. And actually I have seen that. It cracks me up.

    @ Barb, thank you.

    @ Al, exactly.

    @ Kristen, true that.

    @ David, thank you.

    @ Josie, thanks for stopping by.

    @ Mack, yes she is a ho.

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  24. Wish it always worked that way. Darn. I should've married Ken.
    xoRobyn

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  25. Meanwhile, Ken's banging Midge like a screen door...

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  26. @ Robyn, yep that is true.

    @ Bluzdude, that is beyond true. Midge also talks less so I guess it is worth the price he paid.

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  27. It was divorce foresight that produced Ken without genitalia.

    It's true.

    Okay, it's not. But still.

    StephanieC

    _

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  28. Guess they didn't have a prenup...can't imagine she'd get the family jewels had there been one.

    Okay, I know it's a sad reality, but it was one helluva clever way to illustrate it. lol

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  29. @ Stephanie, that is so true.

    @ Pat, yes it is.

    @ Optomom, exactly.

    @ Virgin, I don't think that they did.

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  30. Ken's pride, Ken's livelihood, Ken's hopes and dreams, etc... no wonder it's so expensive.

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  31. I wouldn't get the daughter the divorce barbie. Don't want to make her a free loader in the making.

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  32. @ Ditz, that is a very valid point.

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