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25 witty and amusing single-panel comics that prove the simplest jokes get the best laughs

Jim Benton mixes up puns and wits and every kind of relatable moment from everyday lives and festivities with humor in his comic strips.

25 witty and amusing single-panel comics that prove the simplest jokes get the best laughs
Cover Image Source: Instagram | @jimbentonshots

Who doesn't love a bit of relatable humor? You can either solve your misery or laugh at it. Jim Benton–who goes by @jimbentonshots on Instagram–is one such artist who is winning over the internet crowd with his witty humor in the form of short comic panels. According to Things in Squares, Benton has been doodling since he was two years old. The artist has also been nominated for Eisner Award and his work has appeared on the New York Times Bestseller list.

Benton has been honored by the Society of Illustrators and won three Addy Awards and a Governor's Award. His comics have a growing fanbase on social media and whether it's about some dark holiday humor or his relatable take on an individual's life and decisions, Benton never misses out on amusing his followers. Here are some of his best pieces of single-panel comics, which won't fail to make you giggle throughout the day.

1. Happy Hanukkah from beavers


 
 
 
 
 
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2. The magic of love is gone


 
 
 
 
 
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3. People would definitely pay a lot


 
 
 
 
 
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4. Emotions matter more than material gifts


 
 
 
 
 
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5. The Santa must not ask another question


 
 
 
 
 
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6. Nobody wants another day


 
 
 
 
 
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7. You need a plane for skydiving


 
 
 
 
 
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8. We can only do easy things


 
 
 
 
 
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9. Soothsayers predicting the future


 
 
 
 
 
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10. That will be an interesting welcome


 
 
 
 
 
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11. It seems like Uncle Jim is a good option


 
 
 
 
 
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12. The mother of dragons needs a break


 
 
 
 
 
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13. That turkey wasted his life


 
 
 
 
 
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14. When doctors troll you


 
 
 
 
 
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15. Always making the wrong decision


 
 
 
 
 
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16. What if the beast has GPS


 
 
 
 
 
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17. Inflation saves turkeys


 
 
 
 
 
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18. Cats are complicated


 
 
 
 
 
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19. Snickers help solve problems


 
 
 
 
 
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20. The only honey you can trust


 
 
 
 
 
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21. Interesting Halloween costumes


 
 
 
 
 
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22. Ghosts need comforters too


 
 
 
 
 
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23. Maybe the weight matters


 
 
 
 
 
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24. You can't fool your cat


 
 
 
 
 
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25. He will spend the rest of his life in a toilet


 
 
 
 
 
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