This one ran in Nth Degree issue #12 and Mike called it “a groaner.” As I have said before, something less than 10 percent of all strips I do use puns, so I try to save up my pun allowance for the high-impact ones. Here you get a two-for-one.
Although I am writing (sporadically) two Fantasy humor stories, unfortunately “High Elves and Funny Brownies” would not make a good title for either one.
To my readers from Language Log[/b], sorry for no apostrophe on “CAUSE” in the last panel. It was more of a graphic design issue. Don’t stop linking me ’cause of that, ‘kay?