Joke 740

2 Apr
Signs

Signs (Photo credit: Mike Cattell)

A retailer was dismayed when a competitor selling the same type of product opened next door, displaying a large sign proclaiming, Best Deals.

Not long after, he was horrified to find yet another competitor move in on the other side of his store. Its large sign was even more disturbing: Lowest Prices.

After his initial panic and concern that he would be driven out of business, he looked for a way to turn the situation to his marketing advantage. Finally, an idea came to him. Next day, he proudly unveiled a new and huge sign over his front door. It read, Main Entrance.

From googlejoke.com.

 

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14 Responses to “Joke 740”

  1. viv blake April 2, 2013 at 08:02 #

    brilliant. I like someone who can think laterally.

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  2. bevchen April 2, 2013 at 08:55 #

    Very clever!

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  3. sharechair April 2, 2013 at 11:48 #

    I love this punchline… the creative thinking!!! Clever man.

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  4. Katharine Trauger April 2, 2013 at 13:07 #

    Wow, I sure loved this one! 🙂 Isn’t it how it truly is!

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  5. mairedubhtx April 2, 2013 at 13:38 #

    The best sign!

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  6. robincoyle April 2, 2013 at 19:21 #

    Smart man.

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  7. slpmartin April 2, 2013 at 22:23 #

    Now that’s a clever solution. 🙂

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  8. jatwood4 April 2, 2013 at 22:59 #

    Great joke! my dad will get a laugh out of this one!

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  9. colonialist April 2, 2013 at 23:36 #

    Certainly a doorway of opportunity! 🙂

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  10. lanceleuven April 3, 2013 at 12:13 #

    Excellent!

    (In addition, I’m pretty sure that road sign is just down the road from where I work. Are you stalking me, Tilly? :-))

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  11. Grannymar April 3, 2013 at 21:49 #

    I like that guy’s style!

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