I think probably they do think it's too tongue-in-cheek or too funny.
We throw in some salsa and tango, but it's all tongue-in-cheek .
My suggestion that there be a radio program dedicated to design was actually slightly tongue-in-cheek .
The game is rife with tongue-in-cheek humor, a strong storyline and innovative combat techniques.
Tauranga police today issued a tongue-in-cheek statement saying a robbery had taken place.
In case you didn't already realise, this article is tongue-in-cheek humour.
I admit it, I'm always a sucker for these tongue-in-cheek uses of Indian mythology for product advertising.
The new album has the same tongue-in-cheek humour and upbeat mood as the first album, but seems to lack its clout.
This was not the tongue-in-cheek response the protestors expected.
In a naive but expressive style of drawing and understated, tongue-in-cheek text he manages to insert subtle and serious food for thought.