Are you a punster? Do you appreciate a good pun or do they simply make you groan? Well, today we’re paying homage to beloved and sometimes reviled pun and the important role it’s played in our language, culture – even in our politics. Our guest, former presidential speechwriter (under Bill Clinton) and world pun champion JOHN POLLACK has written a defense of puns. This hour, Marty talks to Pollack about his book, The Pun Also Rises: How the Humble Pun Revolutionized Language, Changed History, and Made Wordplay More Than Some Antics.