Let's face it: Americans like to find humor in practically everything. Even the most mundane duties of daily life are open to scrutiny and someone's teasing comedy. The everyday act of driving is no different; jokes about driving and drivers have existed ever since the advent of the automobile (and before that it was probably jokes about the buggy driver).
Maybe it's because driving is an ability most adults in the country share today, or maybe it's because we've all made enough silly or just plain stupid mistakes while driving that helps us find the humor in it. Regardless of the reason, it seems most everyone loves a good driving joke.
No one is safe from the sometimes-pointed wit―not teenagers, adults, women, ethnic groups, people who drink, taxi drivers, bus drivers, or even blondes.
As Dave Barry once wrote, "The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion, economic status or ethnic background, is that, deep down inside, we ALL believe that we are above average drivers." (In other words, it's always the other guy, right?
You can find literally thousands of jokes about driving and drivers across the Internet. Some of them are funny, and others are just kind of ... dumb (What do you do when you see a spaceman? Park your car in it, man!), but there's definitely no shortage of yuk-yuks to be found. Check out a few of the links below for your daily dose of driving humor: