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 October 20, 2017
“Why did the chicken cross the road?"/"To get away from the bagpipe recital.”

“Why did the chicken cross the road?"/"To get to the other side” is a classic riddle from the 19th century. A bagpipe version is:

Q: Why did the chicken cross the road?
A: To get away from the bagpipe recital.


The joke was posted on the newsgroup rec.music.makers.bagpipe on March 7, 1995.


Google Groups: rec.music.makers.bagpipe
bagpipe humor (long)
Rick Damon
3/7/95
(...)
Q. Why did the chicken cross the road?
A. To get away from the bagpipe recital.

Google Groups: alt.tasteless.jokes
Two bagpipe jokes
Little Miss Moral
8/10/96
(...)
Why did the chicken cross the road?
To get away from the bagpipe recital.

December 2004, Citizen Airman (Washington, DC), “The Pipes Are Calling” by Jason Tudor, pg. 22:
Why did the chicken cross the road?
To get away from the bagpipe recital.

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Q. Why did the chicken cross the road? A. To get away from the bagpipe recital.

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Q. Why did the chicken cross the road? A. To get away from the bagpipe recital.

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