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PELICAN RAPIDS - Did you hear the one about the guy who wrote a book of jokes to help Chinese learn English?

That would be Gerry Haukebo.


Haukebo, a Pelican Lake resident, has written jokes for the book Did You Hear the One About...Classic American Jokes that was then translated into Chinese. The book is for Chinese people learning the English language.

This isn't Haukebo's first time working with different languages.

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