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18th Aug '16 2:40:22 AM Cazmodeus
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* All over the place in {{WesternAnimation/Archer}}. It's pun for the whole family!
15th Jul '16 8:40:12 PM sweetrapturedlight
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* ''Franchise/MonsterHigh''. Only in this doll franchise will you see cities like Monster Picchu, Boo York, and Barcelgroana. Or countries like Costa Shrieka, Fangladesh, and the Doominican Republic. And yet, Earth is still called Earth.
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30th Jun '16 9:43:55 AM staticat09
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* ''Series/ArrestedDevelopment'' took this trope liberally, hiding many of the punny gems for viewers to find.
11th Jun '16 12:08:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''ThePhantomTollbooth'' is one of these. There's a "watchdog" called Tock who is a dog with a clock in his abdomen. In the city of Dictionopolis people literally "eat their words" off plates, and for dessert they have half-baked ideas (like "The moon is made of green cheese"), fresh from the half-bakery. People literally jump to an island called Conclusions. There's even a cart that "goes without saying" -- as soon as the passengers were all quite silent, it starts moving. And so on and so forth.

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* ''ThePhantomTollbooth'' ''Literature/ThePhantomTollbooth'' is one of these. There's a "watchdog" called Tock who is a dog with a clock in his abdomen. In the city of Dictionopolis people literally "eat their words" off plates, and for dessert they have half-baked ideas (like "The moon is made of green cheese"), fresh from the half-bakery. People literally jump to an island called Conclusions. There's even a cart that "goes without saying" -- as soon as the passengers were all quite silent, it starts moving. And so on and so forth.



* In-universe example: In addition to the puns that litter their ordinary dialogue, the regulars at [[CallahansCrosstimeSaloon Callahan's]] hold regular Punday Night competitions and tell [[ShaggyDogStory shaggy dog stories]] where the punchlines are ''truly'' horrible. Jake, the series' {{Narrator}}, states that the highest compliment one can pay to a pun is to hold one's nose and run screaming into the night.

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* ''Literature/CallahansCrosstimeSaloon'': In-universe example: In addition to the puns that litter their ordinary dialogue, the regulars at [[CallahansCrosstimeSaloon Callahan's]] Callahan's hold regular Punday Night competitions and tell [[ShaggyDogStory shaggy dog stories]] where the punchlines are ''truly'' horrible. Jake, the series' {{Narrator}}, states that the highest compliment one can pay to a pun is to hold one's nose and run screaming into the night.



* PeterDavid is quite the master of pun-play...which he took UpToEleven for ''SirAproposOfNothing''. Yes, starting with the main character's name.

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* PeterDavid Creator/PeterDavid is quite the master of pun-play...which he took UpToEleven for ''SirAproposOfNothing''.''Literature/SirAproposOfNothing''. Yes, starting with the main character's name.
6th May '16 2:37:00 PM MisterApple
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LetsPlay/{{Chuggaaconroy}}'s [[LetsPlay Let's Plays]] are full of these, Chugga being the PungeonMaster he is.

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LetsPlay/{{Chuggaaconroy}}'s *LetsPlay/{{Chuggaaconroy}}'s [[LetsPlay Let's Plays]] are full of these, Chugga being the PungeonMaster he is.
6th May '16 2:34:51 PM MisterApple
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LetsPlay/{{Chuggaaconroy}}'s [[LetsPlay Let's Plays]] are full of these, Chugga being the PungeonMaster he is.
3rd May '16 8:21:14 AM Galle
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* ''Literature/{{Unsong}}'' is set in a universe where ThereAreNoCoincidences - not even in language. One side effect of this is thst puns are absolutely vital to the study of FunctionalMagic.

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* ''Literature/{{Unsong}}'' is set in a universe where ThereAreNoCoincidences - not even in language. One side effect of this is thst that puns are absolutely vital to the study of FunctionalMagic.
29th Apr '16 10:32:50 AM Galle
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* ''Literature/{{Unsong}}'' is set in a universe where ThereAreNoCoincidences - not even in language. One side effect of this is thst puns are absolutely vital to the study of FunctionalMagic.
11th Mar '16 8:28:01 PM Kartoonkid95
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* Almost every episode of ''WesternAnimation/HouseOfMouse'' used puns, especially in the cartoon shorts but often in the main story as well. Like Mickey saying he had to stop at the bank because he was "overdrawn" and two sketches saying, "He's lucky! We're not done yet!"

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* Almost every episode of ''WesternAnimation/HouseOfMouse'' used puns, especially in the cartoon shorts but often in the main story as well. Like Mickey saying he had to stop at the bank because he was "overdrawn" and two sketches guests, who are still pencil tests, saying, "He's lucky! We're not done yet!"
7th Feb '16 3:45:36 AM Andyroid
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* ''ThePhantomTollbooth'' is one of these. There's a "watchdog" called Tock who is a dog with a clock in his abdomen. In the city of Dictionopolis people literally "eat their words" off plates. People literally jump to an island called Conclusions. There's even a car that "goes without saying" -- as soon as the passengers were all quite silent, it starts moving. And so on and so forth.

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* ''ThePhantomTollbooth'' is one of these. There's a "watchdog" called Tock who is a dog with a clock in his abdomen. In the city of Dictionopolis people literally "eat their words" off plates.plates, and for dessert they have half-baked ideas (like "The moon is made of green cheese"), fresh from the half-bakery. People literally jump to an island called Conclusions. There's even a car cart that "goes without saying" -- as soon as the passengers were all quite silent, it starts moving. And so on and so forth.
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