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Title:The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny
Format Type:Ebook
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Publisher:Simon & Schuster
ISBN:1451665415
ISBN 13:
Number of Pages:239
Category:Non fiction, Humor, Psychology, Science, Comedy

The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny by Peter McGraw, Joel Warner

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny Part road trip comedy and part social science experiment a scientist and a journalist detail their epic quest to discover the secret behind what makes things funny .

b Two guys experiments Five continents miles And a book that will forever change the way you think about humor b .

Part road trip comedy and part social science experiment a scientist and a journalist detail their epic quest to discover the secret behind what makes things funny .

Dr Peter McGraw founder of the Humor Research Lab at the University of Colorado Boulder teamed up with journalist Joel Warner on a far reaching search for the secret behind humor Their journey spanned the globe from New York to Japan from Palestine to the Amazon Meanwhile the duo conducted their own humor experiments along the way to wince worthy hilarious and illuminating results .

In their quixotic search they questioned countless experts from comedians like Louis C K to rat tickling researchers and answered pressing and not so pressing questions such as What s the secret to winning i The New Yorker i cartoon caption contest Who has the bigger funny bone men or women Democrats or Republicans and Is laughter really the best medicine As a final test McGraw uses everything they learned to attempt stand up at the largest comedy festival in the world .

Funny surprising and often touching i The Humor Code i is a revealing exploration of humor society and an unusual friendship