Archive for 2017

Little Kid: I’m Biding My Time

Queer #1 glaring at nearby smoker lady: Ugh!
Queer #2: I hope she gets cancer. [Woman passes a little kid and enters museum.] That little kid should’ve kicked her.

–Outside the Brooklyn Museum

Overheard by: Caulfield

Out of What, Now?

Old white husband: What are lamb chops?
Old black wife: I used to buy them for dinner all the time.
Old white husband: What are they?
Old black wife: I used to buy them for you!
Old white husband: I don’t remember, tell me what they are.
Old black wife: They’re like pork chops, but made out of lamb.

–D train

Overheard by: daniela

Once Upon a Time in Wednesday One-Liner…

Bag lady: The Republicans are trying to regain power by removing all the African Americans and replacing them with Latinos.

–Jamaica LIRR Station

Woman to boyfriend: You know, I’m really glad I met you instead of a Mexican.

–Staten Island Ferry

Overheard by: true romantic

Asian girl on phone with her mother: He’s not a regular Hispanic, you know, he speaks English, recycles, and likes museums.

–Washington Square Park

Lady at shop: Are you Mexican? My ex was Mexican. He was shorter than me, but I loved him. Until he stabbed someone. (pause) Sweetheart, I need a lot of napkins – I don’t have my top teeth.

–President & Smith


And What’s More Hilarious Than Middle-aged Sex?

Comedy show promoter: Comedy show tonight! 50% off, right here! What about you guys?
Middle-aged woman with husband: No thanks, we’re seeing a movie.
Comedy show promoter: What about after your movie? We got late shows too!
Middle-aged woman: That’s when we go home and have sex. Thanks, though.

–Times Square

Overheard by: Laura