|Try and find the only non-native speaker in the theatre|
|Not being able to understand a pun |
is not necessarily the worst thing
that can happen to you
According to AG Mengozzi, the answer to such a question ought to be affirmative, in that:
In principle, this Kat would respond that ‘yes, puns can enjoy copyright protection’. In practice, however, it may be difficult to find a pun which displays the necessary amount of originality, especially if this is to be intended as the result of ‘free and creative choices’. By definition, puns are not that free, as they are jokes exploiting the different possible meanings of a word or the fact that there are words that sound alike but have different meanings.