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Punster Panel Passes on the Past

tongue tied punsterAt its annual meeting on February 12, 2017, the Brush Square Museums Foundation board celebrated the 40th anniversary of the O. Henry Museum Pun-Off World Championship with a panel of pun-dits who reflected on their favorite memories. In addition, Michael Hoinski, O. Henry Museum Culture and Arts Education Coordinator, explained his challenges in choosing items and photos for the new museum exhibit Once A-Pun A Time: Celebrating 40 Years of the Pun-Off. Continue reading

Way Back Video From 2011

Click on our History Menu at the top of the page to browse jeers past even though some links may be broken. However, links for the Video 2011 page were just repaired, especially the Punslingers streaming video, which needed to be uploaded to Youtube. Continue reading

Once A-Pun A Time Exhibit

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New hysterical marker for 40th anniversary.

In 2017 we celebrate the 40th anniversary of Austin’s original wordy event with an exhibit of photos and memorabilia on display in the Susanna Dickinson Museum. Continue reading

Today’s Pun – December 20, 2012

Did you know? Rumors about famous people.

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Today’s Pun – September 12, 2012

Why did the early American settlers get lost?

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