Visual Punning


Punning is an art of harmonious jingling upon words, which, passing in at the ears, excites a titillary motion in those parts; and this, being conveyed by the animal spirits into the muscles of the face, raises the cockles of the heart” – Jonathan Swift

Found an interesting Chennai blogger who’s blog Doing Jalsa and Showing Jilpa is recommended viewing. With sparkling wit and articulate humor…this blog is guaranteed to keep you in splits…Would recommend one reads the wikipedia entry on Madras Tamil before you rush in there.

Here’s one post from Doing Jalsa and Showing Jilpa

Visual Punning

The idea is to embed a story/event/experience inside the logo.

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orkutlogo.jpg

windoze.jpg

pepsicide.jpg

For my non-Indian readers,
1. In 2003, Cadbury, an Indian chocolate manufacturer decided that Indian kids were seriously protein deprived and chose to surprise all of us by packing in some wriggly protein rich surprises into their chocolates. Read More

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