20 Photos Perfect For The Most Ingenious Puns Ever

We’ve all cracked out the perfect pun at some point in our lives, but these ingenious visual gags truly take things to the next level. Indeed, you may just learn a thing or two about what it means to be a true comedic talent, instead of simply the master of dad jokes. Either that, or you’ll just have a great laugh at these sublimely executed witticisms.

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If you’ve ever expressed concern at a strange mole on your arm, you’ll be able to relate to this guy. Maybe not in the same way exactly, but at least enough to appreciate how excellent his pun is. After all, you’ve got to admire his commitment to the humor.

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If you ever think your partner may suspect you’re keeping secrets from him, try filling a drawer with deodorant. Specifically, this brand of deodorant. Once he finds it, he’ll be so amazed by your mastery of puns that he’ll forget all about his paranoia. Probably.

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There must be more tactful ways to signpost a graveyard, surely. But there’s no denying this gets the message across, even if we do feel a little bad laughing at it. Still, while it may be a grave situation, we bet people are just dying to get in there.

Have you ever been sat around with too much time on your hands, but no way to visually illustrate it? Clearly, you haven’t ascended to the level of pun master like this guy. Then again, considering how much thyme he’s got on his hands, it’s no wonder he’s been able to do so.

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A stable relationship is something most of us crave. And if horses can (quite literally) manage it, then it seems there really is hope for all of us. Yes, this isn’t just a top pun, but a heartwarming message too. We’ve never been so happy to groan at a joke.

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There may have been some extra effort involved in this pun – driving to the sign, taking a pen and paper – but the results are totally worth it. You do have to wonder what exactly this sign was intended to signify, though. Unless whoever erected it was just waiting for someone to complete their amazing pun, of course…

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We’ve all studied the periodic table at some point, but few of us can claim to have actually eaten at a periodic table table. Yes, there’s no denying how awesome this is, even without the pun. But it certainly takes it to the next level.

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Apparently, if you walk into a pub in Ireland and ask for a half pint, this is what you’ll be presented with. Indeed, it’s sheer genius, and almost makes us want to hop on the next flight to try it for ourselves. Just make sure not to knock it over – it doesn’t look entirely stable.

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This guy’s girlfriend told him to wear a “plain” tie to dinner. Clearly not one to take anything seriously, then, he managed to find a tie that had, well, a similar effect. And, let’s be honest, the pun totally lands. (Sorry.)

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Welcome to Alkalines Anonymous, the weekly meeting of AA batteries suffering from addiction. Addiction to what, we’re not quite sure. Being positively charged, perhaps? Either way, this is an ingenious pun, and low effort to boot. Indeed, not everyone can hit these punny heights – some people just have it.

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Don’t try to deny it: that tune has just entered your brain, hasn’t it? The good news is, it’ll be stuck there for the rest of the day now. Sorry about that. Still, considering how brilliant this visual pun is, we can’t imagine you’ll be too upset about it.

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We have to say, we’re big fans of this pun, even if the picture doesn’t show it. Heck, grab a few more of these little things and you might even be able to start your own fan club. Yes, when it comes to puns, it doesn’t get much better than this.

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Isn’t nature incredible? Indeed, this mother cat is carrying her child along the road with such gentle grace that we can’t believe she wasn’t spooked by the photographer. Yes, sometimes, puns are clever enough to transcend the usual reaction of groans and moans.

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Ever seen ex-President Bill Clinton hiding in the bushes? No? How about hiding in the Bushes? After all, no matter what your political allegiance is, at least we can all come together to appreciate a hilarious visual pun. Laughter really is the greatest medicine.

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Even when the nights are getting longer, it’s always worth remembering that spring is right around the corner. Quite literally, in some cases. In fact, if you ever find yourself suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder, try printing this picture out and hanging it on your wall. It may just help cure those winter blues…

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As we get older, snow becomes more of an inconvenience than a joy. It’s no surprise, then, that the words “two feet of snow” will likely fill you with dread. Until you realize that they’re literally talking about two huge feet, constructed from snow. Nice.

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Ordinary Christmas trees are just so, well, ordinary. Any budding scientist, therefore, really ought to get themselves a Chemistree to properly celebrate the holiday season. And let’s be honest, this isn’t just an amazing pun, but it looks seriously awesome, too. We definitely want one.

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Breaking news: evidence of an unidentified flying object has finally been caught on tape. Sure, this pun probably would have made more sense a couple of decades ago when tapes were still a thing, but it’s still ingenious for anyone old enough to remember them.

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Plain cone, sugar cone, waffle cone, pinecone. Mad props to this ice cream vendor for their hilarious pun, especially as they’re probably well aware some wise guy is going to ask for a pinecone full of ice cream. We can only hope they commit to the pun and serve it.

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