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What is funny? Comedy is not a science, it's art. Therefore there are no rules and it can be very subjective. What one person finds funny another might cringe at.

www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/features/2014/the_humor_code/what_makes_something_funny_a_bold_new_attempt_at_a_unified_theory_of_comedy.html

Mar 23, 2014 ... Entry 1: What, exactly, makes something funny? ... he hit upon the benign violation theory, the idea that humor arises when something seems ...

socialpsychonline.com/2016/04/psychology-of-humor-funny-comedy

Apr 5, 2016 ... New research in the psychology of humor provides more evidence for the " benign violation theory," arguing against common "incongruity" ...

lithub.com/what-makes-something-funny

Feb 12, 2016 ... Stuart Evers on Why Jokes Make the Best Weapons ... What you find funny is subjective, but comedy isn't: comedy is just a delivery method, ...

www.npr.org/2011/05/05/136030428/what-makes-something-funny

May 5, 2011 ... JINAE WEST: We'll get to the science of funny in a minute. ... the idea that when something is found to be funny, then what was just happening, ...

www.healthguidance.org/entry/17807/1/The-Psychology-of-Humor--What-Makes-Something-Funny.html

An anonymous comedian, tired of having his work dismissed as trivial and fluffy, once joked that "there is nothing funny about my comedy routines." Whether or ...

www.fastcompany.com/3065336/the-science-of-humor

Nov 23, 2016 ... No joke: Science continues to pursue a range of theories about what makes us laugh.

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Jan 26, 2016 ... Episode 4 of 5 Check us out on iTunes! http://testtube.com/podcast Please Subscribe! http://testu.be/1FjtHn5 For most things we find funny, we ...

www.newyorker.com/tech/elements/a-quest-to-understand-what-makes-things-funny

Apr 1, 2014 ... A Quest to Understand What Makes Things Funny ... Veatch proposed that humor emerges when something seems wrong or unsettling but is ...

theconversation.com/science-deconstructs-humor-what-makes-some-things-funny-64414

Nov 1, 2016 ... To make predictions on how our funny materials will be perceived ... When identifying what makes a humorous situation funny, this .... I do not need to be told why something is funny as I am the one who makes this decision.