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Why did the chicken cross the road?

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Why Did The Chicken Cross The Road?

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Why Did The Chicken Cross The Road? (Official Music Video)

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"Why did the chicken cross the road?" is a common riddle joke, with the answer being "to get to the other side". It is an example of anti-humor, in that the curious setup of the joke leads the listener to expect a traditional punchline, but they are instead given a simple statement of fact. "Why did the chicken cross the road?" has become iconic as an exemplary generic joke to which most people know the answer, and has been repeated and changed numerous times over the course of history.
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