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    Barrel of Laughs

    Looking for history of 'barrel of laughs'. Thanks, Rick

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    Re: Barrel of Laughs

    Apparently, "a barrel of laughs" comes from "a barrel of monkeys". Go here:
    http://ask.yahoo.com/20060707.html Here is another theory:
    http://bradleyphoenix.com/bhm.html

    I hope that helps.


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