Back From The Dead

Donald Trump

A young man from New York State decides to take a gap year between high school and college to tour America. He ends up in California, visiting a friend who went west to find fame and fortune.

When the time comes to leave, he says to his buddy, I’d better get down to the Interstate, to start hitchhiking home. His pal says, I have my job at the airport. Rather than hitching rides with semis, maybe I can find you a spot with someone flying east.

The next day he is placed on-board a luxurious 4-passenger private jet, which, he is assured, will get him to NYC. Soon he is joined by an impressive, older gentleman who introduces himself as Howard, and says, I own some banks back east.

In a few minutes, a Rolls-Royce glides up to the plane, and Donald Trump climbs aboard. He is travelling incognito, with just one Secret Service officer. Soon they are in the air. As they are passing over the Rockies, suddenly the pilot comes out of the cockpit wearing a parachute, and carrying three more, which he dumps on the floor.

He says, The computer crashed, and neither I nor ground control can get it working. She’s on auto-pilot, but sooner or later she’s gonna fall out of the sky. I didn’t know that we’d have a guest, so I only loaded four parachutes. I’ve got mine. Good luck…. And he opens the hatch and bails out.

Donald Trump stands up, puffs out his chest and says, I am the smartest man in the country. The citizens need me to lead them. He straps one over his shoulders, and jumps. The Secret Service agent says, Where he goes, I go, grabs another parachute and bails out.

The banker looks at the student and says, I have a wife and children. Thousands of employees and millions of customers depend on me….and it is my parachute. I’m sorry. As he heads for the open hatch, the young man says, It’s okay. I’ll be right behind you. The smartest man in the country just jumped out with my backpack. 😳 🙄

10 thoughts on “Back From The Dead

  1. Haha.😂😂😂 This was really good. I enjoyed it. 😃

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  2. Rivergirl says:

    🤣🤣🤣
    It could happen!

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  3. shimoniac says:

    Which raises the question. Does the Secret Service agent count to three and pull the cord, or does he follow his principal into the ground? 😉😁

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    • Archon's Den says:

      ‘Back From The Dead’ refers to the joke itself. It was originally told 40 years ago, about Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. I just updated it for Americans who (I hope) haven’t heard it. Powerful Pierre actually was quite smart, just not tall enough to see over his own ego. 🙂

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      • shimoniac says:

        If we could have harnessed Pierre’s ego then, we could have powered the Eastern Seaboard. If we harnessed Trump’s ego now we could power all of North America. O_o

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