A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from March 07, 2018
“Why are elevator jokes always funny?"/"Because they work on so many different levels.”

A riddle about elevator jokes has been printed on several images:

Q: Why are elevator jokes always funny?
A: Because they work on so many different levels.


“I think that elevator jokes work on many different levels” was posted on Twitter on September 25, 2011. “Elevator jokes work on many different levels” was posted on Twitter on December 3, 2012.

“Crime in multi-story car parks is wrong on so many levels” and “I farted in an elevator. It was wrong on so many levels” are similar jokes.


Twitter
Scott Lambert
@slambert
I think that elevator jokes work on many different levels.
7:13 PM - 25 Sep 2011

Twitter
Regular-sized Giant Woman
@QueerdoHealer
Elevator jokes work on many different levels.
12:10 PM - 3 Dec 2012

Twitter
Tyson Dodd™
@TysonDodd
Elevator jokes are great on so many different levels.
10:55 AM - 3 Apr 2015 from Indianapolis, IN

Twitter
Famous Sass Master
@FamousSassMastr
What’s the best thing about elevator jokes? They work on so many different levels.
5:53 AM - 21 Feb 2016

Twitter
Kyle Preston
@chewgesundheit
Why is that elevator jokes are so funny! Could it be they work on so many different levels?
11:16 AM - 13 Dec 2016

Twitter
jo is free from school
@woonliqht
“wonwoo why are elevator jokes always funny?”
“mingyu not now-”
“because they work on so many difFERENT LEVELS”
“jesus christ”
1:45 AM - 28 May 2017

Twitter
Dad Jokes
@Dadsaysjokes
Elevator jokes…
They work on so many different levels
11:14 AM - 2 Oct 2017

Reddit—Dad Jokes
Why are elevator jokes always funny? (self.dadjokes)
submitted March 8, 2018 by Henri_Dupont
Because they work on so many different levels.
COMMENTS
MegaTankasaur
Elevator jokes always push the right buttons.

Mad_Juju
They always lift me when I’m down.

pepohno
Because they lift your spirits.

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