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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joke

A joke is a display of humour in which words are used within a specific and well- defined ... They are told in both private and public settings; a single person tells a joke to his friend in the natural flow of ... Another popular form was a collection of jests, jokes and funny situations attributed to a single character in a more ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/scott-weems/joke-book_b_4892644.html

Mar 4, 2014 ... Please don't tell me this is the funniest joke in the world! ... There's a science behind what makes a joke funny, and though shock and surprise ...

psychcentral.com/news/2015/11/29/what-makes-a-joke-funny/95470.html

Nov 28, 2015 ... Why are some jokes perceived as funny and others not? According to new research, the more complex a joke, the less likely it is to elicit laughs.

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

Apr 5, 2016 ... Books that promise to unlock the keys to writing a funny joke always seemed empty and unsatisfying. A joke that's created with a formula feels ...

showofftalentfactory.wordpress.com/2017/07/23/what-makes-a-joke-funny

Jul 23, 2017 ... This hobby has left me with some thoughts about what makes jokes funny and what makes them offensive, or rubbish, or boring. And, seen as ...

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

Nov 1, 2016 ... We often rely on pretesting – that is, trying out jokes and other potential ... To make predictions on how our funny materials will be perceived by ...

www.speeli.com/articles/view/what-makes-a-joke-funny

People who don't like certain political candidates laugh more at jokes told about them. People who like that candidate might not find the joke that funny and they ...

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

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.

www.zmescience.com/research/studies/science-of-humour-0423432

Oct 10, 2012 ... For something to be funny, “there needs to be something wrong,” ... that if you know what are the elements that build up to make a good joke, ...