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The phone booth and bookshelves and pantry are all shaped like honeycombs, and the walls are full of puns like Bee Kind.
This presents a risk to spectacular puns accompanied by unspectacular ones, so do your best.
Report from Week 540, in which we asked for news or historical events to be presented in the “Rocky and Bullwinkle” “A, or B” format of groaner puns or other halfwitticisms.
The 1946 cartoon is so packed with funny gags, clever puns, imaginative imagery and lively music that it’s still recognized as one of the best produced by Looney Tunes.
“It took me until today’s Slack outage to realize the name is a pun in that when the service is down you have a chance to slack off,” web designer and blogger Nate Hoffelder quipped on Twitter.
Besides our name—and our love of puns—I think people reach for our product because they care about our mission and want to be a part of it.
He pounded out the pun ordinary by the dozen for the comic weeklies at fifty cents an item.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
Win' ruffle up he ha'r, yit he aint move; sun shine down 'pun 'im, yit he aint move.
NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUSJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS
I explained that he probably intended a pun upon his name, which was Coleman.
FRANK FAIRLEGHFRANK E. SMEDLEY
"They ought to keep you there for an hour longer for that vile pun," said Cumberland.
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oligopolynoun | [ol-i-gop-uh-lee ]SEE DEFINITION