Listener: That sounds like a Joe story to me.
Joe: Did you hear about the time I got pulled over by a cop speeding while drunk and he let me off by giving him a cigarette he saw on my dash?
Listener: Nice Joe Story.
A) those which cannot realistically be duplicated by other people;
B) those which seem to be made up entirely unless you know joe; and
C) a never-fail icebreaker
Ben: "Let's tell joe stories! Have you heard the one about the pie plate?"