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The 10 Best Dad Jokes in Shakespeare



Othello, Act 3, Scene 1

In Shakespeare’s plays, clowns and fools pretty much only exist to 1) tell dad jokes and 2) force everyone to confront harsh truths. Here, he’s doing the former. If you heard something just now, that was the millions-strong chuckle of dads around the world.

Topics: Books
Tags: romeo and juliet, shakespeare, hamlet, classic literature, othello, twelfth night, william shakespeare, dad jokes, richard iii, the taming of the shrew, titus andronicus, shakespeare jokes, funny shakespeare, dad jokes from the father of english literature

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