Q: Why is an idea like the Pacific?
A: It's just a notion. (It's just an ocean.)
This joke plays on the rhyming sound of the words notion which is another term to refer to an idea and "ocean" which pertains to Pacific - the largest and deepest of the world ocean basins.
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No joke news! Guatemalan comedian wins presidency in landslide.
Jimmy Morales, a former TV comedian who has never held office, swept to power in Guatemala's presidential election after milking public anger over a corruption scandal that deepened distrust of the country's political establishment. Read more at Reuters.com.