The television show "24" was enormously popular during its run and made a star out of Kiefer Sutherland, playing the lead character Jack Bauer. The character's iron-like toughness and utter ruthlessness has spawned hundreds of jokes. These are some of my favorites:
If Jack Bauer was a Spartan, the movie "300" would have been called "1."
If everyone had listened to Jack Bauer the first time, the show would be called "12."
Jack Bauer sleeps with a night light because the dark is afraid of Jack Bauer.
Jack Bauer is the only reason why Waldo is hiding.
When Jack Bauer goes to a blood drive, he doesn't use a needle. He asks for a gun and a bucket.
There was no best man at Jack Bauer's wedding. Jack Bauer is always the best man.
If Jack Bauer took a gun and two bullets into a room with Hitler, Stalin, and Nina Myers, he'd shoot Nina twice.
1.6 billion Chinese and 146 million Russians are mad at Jack Bauer. Sounds like a fair fight.
Don't even ask what Jack Bauer would do for a Kondike bar.
The only reason you're conscious right now is because Jack Bauer doesn't want to carry you.
The Boogie man checks his closet for Jack Bauer.
The Four Horseman of the Apocolypse weren't alone. Jack Bauer drove.
Jack Bauer doesn't sleep with a gun under his pillow. He doesn't need to. He can kill you with the pillow.
When Jack Bauer runs out of ammo in a gunfight, he steps into the line of fire, takes three rounds to the chest, then digs out the bullets and reloads.
Jack Bauer doesn't eat honey. He chews bees.
Superman has Jack Bauer pajamas.
If Jack Bauer and MacGyver were locked in a room, Jack Bauer would make a bomb out of MacGyver.
Jack Bauer can talk about fight club.
Jack Bauer was never addicted to heroin. Heroin was addicted to Jack Bauer.
Jack Bauer wears sunglasses as a courtesy so the Sun doesn't have to look him in the eye.
Jack Bauer doesn't follow protocol. Protocol follows Jack Bauer.
When Jack Bauer looks at a mirror, his reflection has to turn away.
If you ever tried to tell Jack Bauer to "go to Hell," Satan would silence you before you finished the sentence.
Jack Bauer doesn't have nightmares. Nightmares have Jack Bauers.
When Jack Bauer cuts onions, the onions cry.
Jack Bauer can unscramble an egg just by staring at it.
Popeye eats spinach and throws away the can. Jack Bauer just eats the can.
James Bond has a collection of Jack Bauer posters in his room.
Influenza has to get a Jack Bauer shot.
When Jack Bauer does a pushup, the earth is forced out of its orbit.
Jason Bourne fears nothing. Except Jack Bauer.
Bullet-proof vests wear Jack Bauer for protection.
Jack Bauer delivered himself via C-section.
Jack Bauer is not scared of death. Death is scared of Jack Bauer.
And finally, a little something for a motivational poster:
In 120 hours, Jack Bauer survived exposure to radiation, a weaponized virus, and nerve gas, took down two corrupt U.S. Presidents, killed 309 terrorists and saved the world eight times.
What will you accomplish this week?