“Things Aren’t Funny Anymore” is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Merle Haggard and The Strangers. It was released in February 1974 as the first single from the album Merle Haggard Presents His 30th Album. The song was Merle Haggard and The Strangers seventeenth number one on the country charts. The single stayed at number one for a single week and spent ten weeks on the country chart.
From the album Merle Haggard Presents His 30th Album
B-side “Honky Tonk Night Time Man”
Released February 11, 1974
Songwriter(s) Merle Haggard
Producer(s) Ken Nelson Fuzzy Owen