I came across this post yesterday and I thought it was perfect.  Particularly because I am so guilty of the endless “Dad Jokes.”

Some of my favorite Dad

What if the dad joke is made for the benefit of the next generation of males?

So basically, the Dad joke maintains social harmony and is key to the continued survival of the human race. Think about it.

“What time did the man go to the dentist? Tooth hurt-y.” Cringe. As far as I can tell, the Dad joke (the near cousin of the pun – for more examples, try this Buzzfeed article ) has existed since time immemorial. But if natural selection has anything to do […]