Laughing Matters NYC
Portraits of New Yorkers telling jokes from my series, Laughing Matters NYC.
*Peter whispers to his son, Manny* “Why did the chicken cross the road?”
Manny: “The chicken crossed the road!”
Peter: *whispering* “To get to the other side.”
Manny: “Because the other side!”
- Manny Perez, 4, was walking with his dad, Peter, 44, on their way to Chuck E Cheese’s in Sunnyside.
“This woman is at the edge of a cliff. She’s about to jump and a crowd has gathered around her. She says, ‘If you step any closer, I’m going to jump right off this cliff!’ Someone in the crowd shouts, ‘Eh, don’t believe her. It’s only a bluff.’”
- Olli Haaskivi, 28 and from Sunnyside, was hanging out in Gantry State Park.