The running joke of The Last Roundup is that to be an Irish Everyman in the 20th century is to live an extraordinary life.
A running joke inside the intelligence community is that NSA stands for “no such agency.”
Comcast and Verizon...well, it just got to the point of being a running joke.
Accidentally sleeping with a relative has been a running joke in Icelandic culture for a while.
A running joke inside the tribe is that the group is like that club with a hundred people waiting outside to get in.