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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" ...

www.thinctanc.co.uk/words/comedy.html

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.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.ask.com/youtube?q=What+Makes+Something+Funny%3F&v=_vD86Ti-MrU
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 ...

fusion.net/video/2358/the-humor-code-what-makes-something-funny

Ever wonder what truly makes something funny?

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/science-news/7938556/Secret-of-what-makes-something-funny-discovered.html

Aug 11, 2010 ... Scientists claim to have discovered the secret of what makes something funny.

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 by study ... from around the world have yearned to understand what makes us laugh. ..... told why something is funny as I am the one who makes this decision.