Here’s the second round of Punslingers from last weekend’s O. Henry Pun-Off. It’s a mere 41 minutes in length.
– Handwriting Instruments
– Desserts, no Candy
– Magic & Illusions
– Currency & Coins
– Power Tools
– Fruits & Vegetables
– Archeology… Read the rest...
This series of picture puns is making the rounds.
Here’s the first round of Punslingers from last weekend’s O. Henry Pun-Off. Grab some popcorn, because it runs for almost seventy minutes of puns!
– Space Travel
– Candy, no Desserts
– World War II
– Hair, no Products
– Olympics… Read the rest...
The second half of the annual O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships is Punslingers, a head-to-head battle of puns in a single elimination format. Thirty-two competitors are narrowed down to one with varying topics.
Here are the results, with the topics in parentheses.
Mark Eells defeats Scott Seay (Space Travel)
Ben Zeik defeats Brian Agler (Toys)
Jerzy Gwiazdowski defeats Satya Manz (Candy, no Desserts)
Gracie Deegan defeats Andrew Johnson (Metal)
Andy Balinsky defeats Sean De Tore (Photography)
Diana Gruber … Read the rest...
John Sugg submitted this little gem.
I was weed eating my creek bank today when I startled a lime green frog off the bank into the water where it was promptly caught by a snake. I watched as that snake “swallowed that poor boy whole.” The frog emitted a defiant ribbet just as he disappeared down the snake’s gullet. Then it struck what I had just witnessed, a frog croaking.… Read the rest...
Multi-winner in both Punniest of Show and Punslinger Ben Ziek puns on spices to score 39 points. This was a tie for first place, but he won in a poll of the audience.
Alex Petri’s Biblical skit earned her 39 points and a tie for first place, but she lost in a poll of audience noise.
Brian Agler tied for third place with his skit about politics. He won third place alone in a measurment of applause from the audience.
Andy Balinsky scored 37 points with this fabric-related skit. He was tied for the third highest points, but lost in a competition of audience noise.