Sometimes it is not just enough to just wish someone a “Happy Birthday.” Doing something different and unusual and breaking out of the mold can give that special someone a birthday greeting to remember above all others, simply because it was out of the ordinary and funny. There are some different ideas to bring that special birthday wish to a loved one, friend, co-worker or family member and bring a smile and a great memory to him.
Doing a special funny birthday poem is sure to brighten anyone's birthday with a smile. There are many websites that specialize in funny birthday poems that are free. Sites such as Special Birthday Poems and Poem Source have many funny poems that you can use. Printing them on paper along with a funny graphic can make for a great gift to give, but reading the poem out loud would be just as special.
Funny birthday pranks are fun and taken lightheartedly and will get the birthday person laughing or smiling. Pranks such as setting up a bucket full of confetti to be dumped onto him when he opens the door or switching his morning newspaper to a newspaper with an earlier date will confuse him at first but will ultimately have him laughing. Pranks are often fun and taken with lighthearted laughter.
There are thousands of cards at any store, drugstore or online. A major portion of birthday cards that are sold are funny, and many can come with little musical notes. Online sites such as Chuckleberrys offer many humorous cards such as "The Old Fart Birthday Card" which is ideal for an elderly friend, and the "Barrack Obama Birthday Card" which a politically inclined friend would appreciate. There are quite a few people who keep their birthday cards for keepsakes, so getting a funny birthday card wish would always put a smile on their face, even years later.
A singing telegram is a telegram that is delivered to the birthday recipient and sung by either a musical group or singer or by a private relation of the family. The singing telegram came about in 1933 and was a famous hit with everyone. Although using the singing telegram can cost some money, it is a rare treat that is both funny and can be a bit embarrassing. It is a sure way to make a funny memory that will last forever.