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  • n  a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
    even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point

  • Some of Matheson's TV fables the Twilight Zone story about the gremlin on the airplane wing, the Trilogy of Terror jape about a Zuni fetish doll chasing Karen Black around her .
  • Paul Giamatti as Santa Claus and Vince Vaughn as his loser brother Fred, in a holiday jape from the director of Wedding Crashers and one of the writers of Cars: that should be funny.
  • It's the brothers' brightest, most accessible jape.
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  • Ryan North adventure readies for PC release
    The creator of "Dinosaur Comics" and writer of "Adventure Time" supplies dialogue for witty, wacky, and well-made jape "Stick It to The Man."
    Dec. 6, 2013 - AFP Relax News via Yahoo! News

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