11 Puns That Are as Good as They Are Bad

Puns are so bad… they’re pretty amazing.

You know what I mean, right? Puns are at their very best when they are a truly terrible joke…that’s so good you have to give credit – in the form of a chuckle or a groan, or at least a shaken head – to its creator where credit is due.

If you secretly – or not so secretly – love a good/bad pun, you really shouldn’t miss out on these 11.

Let’s take a gander at what the internet has provided us this time!

11. The long way around.

But worth it in the end.


10. It’s accurate and funny.

How can you argue with that?


9. This is going to far.

Show yourself out, sir.


8. I stand in awe.

Some people just have the magic.


7. If you get kicked out, it was a good pun.

Those are the Tumblr rules.


6. I mean sure, it was right there.

But someone has to be brave enough to pluck it.


5. One on a long list of reasons.

Each one better than the last.


4. It’s almost there, but not quite.

Maybe it’s the delivery.


3. You don’t want to laugh.

But there’s no way around it.

2. A modern hot take.

Gotta appreciate the chutzpah.


1. It just keeps going…

And you’re kind of sad when it stops.


I’m not ashamed, y’all, and these really, really tickled me!

But then again, I have no shame. I’ll admit to pretty much anything. I’m a mom. These things don’t bother me anymore. I am what I am.

Do you love a good pun? What’s the best one you’ve ever heard? Drop it on us in the comments!