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Comedy - Wikipedia

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In a modern sense, comedy refers to any discourse or work generally intended to be humorous ..... The comic frame makes fun of situations and people, while simultaneously provoking thought. The comi...

What is comedy and what makes something funny? :: Language ...

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One thing worth noting is that when analysing comedy and what is funny, it is almost like it is only ... Someone makes a clever joke and only a few people get it.

Characteristics of Tragedy & Comedy

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Characteristics of Tragedy & Comedy -- A Debatable List ... High Tolerance for Ambiguity: In comedy, ambiguity is what makes humor possible. Equally, not ...

The Dark Psychology of Being a Good Comedian - The Atlantic

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Feb 27, 2014 ... New research shows that the best humor is both a little bit wrong and a little bit right. Is there something about comedians that makes them ...

What makes something funny? A bold new attempt at a unified ...

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Mar 23, 2014 ... Entry 1: What, exactly, makes something funny? A bold new attempt ... Rate the comedy of a joke about a kitten used as a sex toy. Appraise the ...

What Makes a Comedy a Comedy? - Splitsider

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Dec 16, 2013 ... Since the announcement of this year's Golden Globe nominations, a debate has sparked over the Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy ...

What Makes Something Funny? | Literary Hub

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Feb 12, 2016 ... My favorite joke is a joke about comedy. “Everyone laughed when I said I wanted to be a comedian. Well, they're not laughing now.” This is a ...

Psychology of Humor: What Makes Something Funny? | Social ...

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Apr 5, 2016 ... I think it's because I love comedy that I'm so hesitant to apply the ... to say something is funny as long as it makes someone laugh, makes them ...

What is comedy and what makes something funny? - Quora

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Thanks for the A2A Vaishak Tirumala. Ok this is quite an interesting question. To begin with, Comedy is not science. It is an art. And like any art, rules and ...

Stand-up Psychology: What Makes Comics Funny ...

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Aug 23, 2012 ... Stand-up Psychology: What Makes Comics Funny. August 23 ... But those who choose stand-up comedy make a far different choice than most.