If I had just heard this joke, I probably wouldn’t have got it.
Even if I had read the joke—and seen the puns spelled out—I might not have laughed too hard.
But somehow, seeing it in this animated form (and getting a little bit of the back story in the intro), really makes this funny:
Words and pictures are so powerful together, aren’t they?
Thanks to Stef at Smile, Kiddo for introducing me to this video.