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    #1

    Where's the pun here?

    I was reading an article and I came across such a sentence -
    We all sin, but is any sin separable from the sinner, or vice-versa (no pun intended!)?
    This bit caught me out. What pun does the author mean?

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    #2

    Re: Where's the pun here?

    The word "vice" is sometimes used to describe sinful behavior such as gambling, fornication, excessive alcohol use, drug use, etc.

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