According to Wikipedia, puns have been around since ancient Egypt. This means indulging in puns is not only historically informative, it’s like opening an anachronistic peephole into humor’s yesteryear.
I posted this only because I I am one of the people who prefer oatmeal raisin to chocolate chip! If I get a free chocolate chip cookies with a meal I don't eat it! Call me crazy, but we're out there, silently waiting for the raisin revolution!