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What Are The Social Benefits Of Laughter?

What are the social benefits of laughter

When was the last time you had a good belly laugh? You know, the kind where you could hardly catch your breath. Maybe you even drooled a little. What? Nobody here is judging. Odds are, plenty of folks would be jealous of you having had such a good laugh. That’s because laughter can induce positive … Read more

How Many Calories Does Laughing Burn?

How many calories does laughing burn

Whoever said comedy wasn’t a workout lied. In fact, laughing has been proven to burn calories. I know this sounds like a ruse. But even Vanderbilt University Medical Center agrees with me. During a research study, they found that 15 minutes of laughter burns between 10 and 40 calories a day. And the International Journal … Read more

Top 10 Clean Comedy Movies Of The Last Decade

Top 10 Clean Comedy Movies Of The Last Decade

We can all use some virtual entertainment and diversion these days, but movies often take it too far when it comes to foul language and certain subject matters. Everyone likes a good guffaw, but we don’t need to be grossed out or offended for that to happen. As Lord Polonius said in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, “brevity … Read more

A History of Clean Comedians . . . Decade by Decade

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The History of Comedy: Clean Comedians from 1920 to 2020 There have been hundreds of hilarious clean (and not-so-clean) comedians in American history. In this article you will meet some of the great performers of the last 100 years—with a special focus on the clean comedians from each decade. In recent years, the word “comedian” … Read more