They say that comedy is all in the timing, and these comic geniuses took their sweet, sweet time. Whether using the virtue of patience to execute the perfect Twitter joke, or creating a long sketch with a crazy-ass twist, these punchlines are definitely worth the wait.

1. The masterful sleeping joke.

Perhaps the purest, most exceptional execution of the long con, Marcus LePage's seven-year nap was worth the wait. He then added a third tweet, setting the world up for a laugh another seven years from now: