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Puns

English poet and literary critic John Dryden called puns “the lowest and most groveling kind of wit.”

Puns generally consist of either a homonym or a double entendre.


  • Current Events — Interage Marriage (filed in P.U.N.Y. listserv, Pun Cascade, Puns, Rated PG on December 29, 2010)
  • A Tall Ship Tale #85: Son of a Gun (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on December 28, 2010)
  • A Tall Ship Tale #84: Burning Down The House (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on December 21, 2010)
  • A Tall Ship Tale #83: Turning the Tables (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on December 14, 2010)
  • Holiday Merger — Chanukah and Christmas (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Puns, Rated G on December 10, 2010)
  • A Tall Ship Tale #82: The Full Montego (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on December 7, 2010)
  • A Tall Ship Tale #81: Hooked on Phoenix (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on November 30, 2010)
  • Snow White (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Puns, Rated G on November 29, 2010)
  • Thanksgiving Weather Forecast (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Puns, Rated G on November 25, 2010)
  • A Tall Ship Tale #80: Isthmus Be The Place (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on November 23, 2010)
  • The Thanksgiving Riddles (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Puns, Rated G on November 22, 2010)
  • TSA Slogans (filed in Adult Theme, Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Lists, Puns on November 21, 2010)
  • Do you speak Turkish? (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Puns, Rated G on November 20, 2010)
  • A PUNY Thanksgiving Dictionary (filed in P.U.N.Y. listserv, Pun Cascade, Puns, Rated G on )
  • A Tall Ship Tale #79: A Rouened Woman (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on November 16, 2010)
  • Begging for a Chance (filed in Puns, Rated G on November 14, 2010)
  • A Great Irish Toast (filed in Puns, Rated PG, Shaggy Puppy on November 13, 2010)
  • Today’s Stock Market Report (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Lists, Puns, Rated G on )
  • A Tall Ship Tale #78: Maiden Japan (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on November 9, 2010)
  • Men Are Like…. (filed in Lists, Puns, Rated PG on November 8, 2010)
  • A Tall Ship Tale #77: Confucian to Our Enemies (filed in alt.callahans, Puns, Rated G on November 2, 2010)
  • Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road? (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Lists, Puns, Rated G on October 31, 2010)
  • Halloween Riddles (filed in Gaggle of Groaners listserv, Puns, Rated G on October 30, 2010)
  • Peanut Butter Without Jelly (filed in Puns, Rated G on October 29, 2010)
  • Halloween Poetry (filed in Puns, Rated G on )