28 funny gift ideas guaranteed to get a laugh for 2020

These presents are designed to put a smile on anyone's face.
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Some people are hard to shop for. Some people have very specific tastes, while others simply prefer their gifts on the, um, humorous side. This novelty gift guide is for all those people.

Whether you're shopping for your witty friend or a grandpa with a surprising sense of humor, this list has all the unique and funny gifts we could think of.

The internet is a vast place, with many, many weird and wonderful gift ideas. So, while this guide is a great place to start, we suggest browsing through our sortable gift guides or our helpful gift finding tool if you're looking for something maybe a little less eccentric.

Happy gifting, everyone!

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Bestselling funny gifts

1. Bob Ross Talking Bobblehead

If you know someone who needs a reminder that "we don't make mistakes, we just have happy accidents," this talking bobblehead will do the trick. It even comes with a book filled with Bob Ross paintings!

2. Don't Speak! Coffee Mug

Know someone who literally can't do anything without that first cup of coffee? They'll deeply relate to this coffee mug that tells people exactly when it's acceptable to speak.

3. Burrito Blanket by Casofu

If you have someone on your list who can't get enough Chipotle, they are bound to love this burrito blanket that went viral earlier in the year. There's also an adorable baby version with a matching cap.

Best funny gifts

1. Telestrations

Prepare to laugh-cry during your next game night. Blending old-school faves like Telephone and Pictionary, this "game of miscommunications" is perfect for family and friends of all ages. Best of all, you don't have to be a good drawer to have a good time!

2. Toucan Toucan't Tote Bag

Whether you're feeling as optimistic or pessimistic as these toucans, it's hard not to giggle when you see this punny tote.

3. MyPupSocks Custom Photo Socks

Everyone appreciates a good novelty sock, especially if their face is plastered all over it! Choose their most unflattering selfie to make it extra hilarious.

Best funny food gifts

1. Pizza Blanket

Pair this delicious looking blanket with a gift card to their favorite pizza joint and you've got the perfect gift for your pepperoni-loving friend.

2. Heated Potato Slippers

Know a spud lover who likes to keep their feet warm? These heated slippers look like adorable little taters.

3. Pizza Jogger Sweatpants

Christmas pajamas are cute and all, but for pizza lovers, there's nothing cuter than a comfy pair of joggers featuring cheesy goodness.

4. French Baguette Slippers

Carb-lovers are sure to enjoy these bread-shaped slippers — or should we say loafers?

5. Huggable Avocado Heating Pad

Did you hear that millennials aren't buying houses because they eat too much avocado toast? Whether or not that's true, at least this avocado doubles as a heating pad.

Best funny pop culture gifts for 2020

1. "The Office" Michael Scott Funko Pop Figure

Know somebody who's been binge-watching "The Office" lately? They'll proudly display this collectible figure of Steve Carell's loveably incompetent character, Michael Scott. Funko also makes a "Classy Santa" version if you're looking for something a little more festive. Other fan-favorite characters like Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly are also available.

2. "Bob's Burgers" Clue

"Bob's Burgers" is one of the most popular comedies around and now the characters have been introduced to the world of Clue. You'll search all through the Belchers' house to solve the mystery while playing as your favorite characters.

3. The Golden Girls Chia Pet: Sophia

Everyone knows a Sophia. Her feisty, quick wit has withstood the test of time. Any true "Golden Girls" fan can recall a savage zinger or two from the matriarch of the clan ... which Dorothy did not appreciate as much as we did.

Best funny book gifts

1. "I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are," by Rachel Bloom

Rachel Bloom had quite a busy few years with the success of "Crazy-Ex Girlfriend," upcoming projects for the stage and screen and the birth of her daughter. She's wrapping up 2020 with a hilarious collection of essays.

2. "Save Yourself," by Cameron Esposito

Comedian Cameron Esposito is known for her hilarious stand-up comedy and podcast appearances. Her wry wit shines in her memoir, and readers on Amazon have described it as a "balance between transformative vulnerability and endearing humor."

3. "Read This If You Want To Be Instagram Famous," by Henry Carroll

Is it just me, or does it seem like every teenager nowadays wants to become an influencer? Though the title of this book is funny, it features some useful tips on how to build a personal brand for anyone looking to really become Instagram famous.

4. "Awkward Family Photos," by Mike Bender and Doug Chernack

If you thought your family's photos were awkward, this book filled with questionable poses and outfits will make you feel much better.

Best funny coffee gifts

1. Sloth Coffee Mug

There's nothing like a caffeine boost to help you focus on doing absolutely nothing. This sloth-adorned coffee mug is perfect for your favorite co-worker or your lazy partner in crime.

2. Coffee Socks

My mom got my aunt these socks last Christmas because every morning, instead of making her own coffee, she asks if someone else is already on coffee duty. Sound familiar?

3. I Put The Lit In Literature Mug

Your favorite bookworm probably already owns most of the books they plan on reading. Instead, get them this clever mug for drinking tea or coffee by the fire as they curl up with their next epic novel.

4. Personalized Family Mug

Most personalized mugs are tacky. These are not. Each little character reflects the personality of one family member with a slightly perplexed expression. The back of the mug has a little logo with the family's last name. The mugs are unique, hip and cool. They're like if the "world's greatest dad" mugs got a facelift for 2020.

Best funny wine gifts

1. Wine Glass Topper

This wine glass attaches to your favorite bottle of pinot or chardonnay — just what you need to make it through the year.

2. But First, Champagne Throw Pillow

Some people abide by wine Wednesdays. Other people start their mornings with mimosas. Brunch, anyone?

3. Don't Even Ask Wine Glass

This glass will let everyone at home know just how your day at work went.

Best funny animal gifts

1. Spitzy the Funny Llama

This adorable llama is sure to elicit some giggles as it makes noises as it chews and spits.

2. World Domination for Cats V-Neck

If you have a friend who firmly believes cats are ready to take over the world, they'll love proudly displaying it with this witty shirt.

3. Customized Pet Pillow

Pet owners can never have enough homages to their little fur babies.

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This gift guide was originally published on Nov. 21, 2018.