Pretty Good Jokes

Old Folk Jokes
Tommy, a sweet as pie 9 year old was staying with grandma and grandpa for the long holiday weekend.

Out of the blue, Tommy asks “Grandma, how old are you?”

Grandma replies “Tommy, there are two questions a man never asks a woman: How old she is and how much she weighs.”

The next day, Tommy asks Grandma the same question and Grandma gives Tommy the same reply.

But Tommy was determined and he found Grandma’s purse and her driver’s license.

Tommy marches out to the garden and announces to all: “Grandma! You’re 62 years old! You weigh 148 pounds! And you’re mean to Grandpa!”

Grandma was surprise and says “Tommy, well, yes, that is my age and weight, but, what do you mean I’m mean to Grandpa?”

Tommy holds up her driver’s license and says: “On your driver’s license, it says YOU GOT AN “F” IN SEX.”

—Dee Dee Scadron, Northbrook, Illinois

Submit a Joke!

* indicates required field




Note: Children under the age of 13 must have a parent or guardian's consent before submitting a joke.

THE FINE PRINT: All submitted jokes are reviewed by A Prairie Home Companion staff, may be edited for length, clarity, or content and may be posted on other American Public Media Web sites. For further information, please consult our Terms of Use.


More from the Show

Upcoming Shows

July 4-6: St. Paul, MN


A Prairie Home Companion's 40th Anniversary Celebration

August 29: Minnesota State Fair, Falcon Heights, MN


With Special Guest: Aoife O'Donovan

Browse Jokes

Like the Joke Show?
How About Even More Jokes?

This 2-CD collection brings you the best jokes and sketches featured on four recent editions (11/6/2004, 2/3/2007, 3/8/2008 & 11/1/2008). Joining Garrison Keillor in the laughs are Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith along with special guests.

More Info»
Subscribe to the weekly Prairie Home Companion newsletter for a preview of each week's show, audio highlights, recent columns and more
A Prairie Home Companion on Facebook
A Prairie Home Companion on Twitter
American Public Media © |   Terms and Conditions   |   Privacy Policy