Why We Laugh [video]

We lost one of the great men who made us laugh. But why were we laughing?


“Made” us laugh is really wrong, because we’ll be laughing at Robin Williams for years to come, as will coming generations.

We laugh at things that are funny, awkward, uncomfortable. It’s hard to define what if funny.

But one researcher demonstrated the science of why and how we laugh.


Find more video at The Atlantic.


laughter video

About JJ Vincent

JJ Vincent is a 40-something guy who lives in north Alabama with his two partners and their three dogs, five cats, and a hamster. He's a graphic designer, copyeditor, and polycrafter who is equally fond of knitting and NASCAR and gleefully surrounds himself with pink sparkly things.

Speak Your Mind