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Chris -- 2011-03-08
An inside joke (also known as an in joke) is a joke whose humor is clear only to those people who are “inside” a social group, occupation or other community of common understanding; an esoteric joke. It is humorous only to those who know the situation behind it.
I suppose it stands to reason that a person could also say that the joke is only understood by those with a specific insight!!!
”@yodaism I don’t even know what a jedi is nor I want too. :-( It was an insight joke btw my sis and I ok!”
Thats great to know. :) Is this an insight joke about how you want to have my babies? :D
“Gain more inside into”
Fresh from proof-reading a thesis and in its thousands on the ‘net. As a frinstance:
In this project we want to gain more inside into how civilians are coping with this transition and how they are trying to build up their families and communities