Whether you love it or hate it, the art of the pun is one thing that should be acknowledged. No doubt, it required skills to craft comical wordplay that can make people laugh and cower at the same time.
Indian Hills Community in Colorado enjoys a good laugh with their ever-changing and ever-punny signs.
Local community center volunteer Vince Rozmiarek is the one to blame because he’s the one behind all the brilliant puns.He is putting these hilariously creative road signs in Colorado that make every passerby smile.
The pun, also called paronomasia, is a form of wordplay that exploits multiple meanings of a term, or of similar-sounding words, for an intended humorous or rhetorical effect.
These ambiguities can arise from the intentional use of homophonic, homographic, metonymic, or figurative language.Puns may be regarded as in-jokes or idiomatic constructions, especially as their usage and meaning are usually specific to a particular language or its culture.
Vince made his first sing 5 years ago as an April Fools Prank and after that, he never looked back.
He told that they have a heavy police presence in the town of Morrison.Morrison is the town next to the Indian Hills and he put a sign saying, “Indian Hills annexed by Morrison, slow down”. Many people eventually believed this prank and it grabbed a lot of attention that was surprising.
Colorado native, Vince, also tries to create unique puns related to holidays and events. Even though it is hard to come up with the content, but he keeps on trying to produce something amazing. His aim is to make people laugh and enjoy, that is why he puts up a sign with a new pun or joke a couple of times every week.
The sings he puts on roadside contain a variety of content, such as his recent sign states, “just because you are offended, does not mean you are right.” And have a look at this one, “What I if told you, you read the top line wrong.”
Check out the hilarious signs in the gallery below!
“Wife Sends a Photo to her Marine Husband Abroad, then she’s divorced”