Just Being Silly - Similar to Just Kidding JK
, and Just Playing JP
, with a slight tweak, where JK and JP may IMPLY anger, Just Being Silly communicates that any joking was at his or her own expense.
Prosecutor: Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, as my witness has clearly expressed, with audio playback as proof, the defendant CLEARLY said, and I quote, "I will fucking kill you!"
Defense: Objection! Your honor, my defendant was Just Being Silly!
Judge: Order in my courtroom!
Synonym - Just Bull Shitting, not to be confused with Just Being Silly*