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A dry sense of humor is the tendency to find and appreciate something humorous in a situation that doesn't appear to have innate humor. A comedian with a dry sense of humor delivers amusing material in a deadpan manner. More »

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If a man has a dry sense of humor, it means he delivers humor without changing expressions. He seems to be serious even though he is making a joke. More »

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To develop a good sense of humor, learn some basic jokes from a book or from humor websites, read funny greeting cards, listen to friends tell jokes, go to a comedy club and see stand-up comedians perform, and watch come... More »

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When a person has a good sense of humor, it means he knows how to downplay awkward or worrisome situations by making others laugh about them. Often times, the laughter he brings comes from telling a funny joke or story. More »

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Culture has a huge impact on what people find funny, and residents of different countries, even those that speak the same language and have a lot of cultural similarities such as the United States and Great Britain, may ... More »

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According to Psychology Today, different types of humor include put-down humor, bonding humor and hate-me humor. These terms are used to describe aggressive humor that satirizes a person's unique quirks, warm humor that ... More »

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Because humor is so incredibly subjective and variable, it may not be possible to identify a single joke as the absolute funniest joke known to man and science, but research has shown that some structural elements, such ... More »

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