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2014-06-03 23:15:50

TPG, a Bay Area event planning company, finds that combining humor with serious business is a recipe for success and announces the release of its funny video parody, “A Palm between 2 Gals.” San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 We all love to laugh. It makes us happy, and scientists are beginning to understand why. The reason seems to be less about the intellectual pleasure of understanding the joke and more about the knee-slapping guffaw. Apparently, the muscular exertion required...

faking laughter
2014-05-07 05:24:07

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online We’ve all pretended to laugh at those bad jokes our friends, family members or coworkers tell every now and then, but how often are we convincing in those efforts? Apparently, just over one-third of the time, according to UCLA associate professor of communication studies Greg Bryant. In what the university is calling “the first scholarly exploration of the acoustic differences between fake and genuine laughter and our ability...

2014-03-26 23:02:04

The Totally Unauthorized Obamacare Joke Book(tm) contains over 225 timely jokes, top 10 lists, puns, mock news releases, poems and other humorous items. New PDF eBook edition makes book available both in both print and eBook editions. Vancouver, Washington (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 IT Press today announced the release of a direct download eBook edition of its popular The Totally Unauthorized Obamacare Joke Book(tm) — the first book-length collection of humorous and satirical material about...

2014-01-22 23:22:43

The Totally Unauthorized Obamacare Joke Book(tm) contains over 225 timely jokes, Top 10 lists, puns, mock news releases, poems and other humorous items. Vancouver, Washington (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 IT Press, today announced the launch of "The Totally Unauthorized Obamacare Joke Book(tm)" - the first book-length collection of humorous and satirical material about Obamacare, President Obama, and others caught up in what may be one of the biggest public policy disasters in...

2013-10-15 23:24:18

On October 14, 2013, My Positive Perspective host Jason Deierlein was joined by comedian Brain T Shirley for an episode. The two talked about life in the entertainment field and shared insight on keeping their jobs exciting. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 On October 14, 2013, My Positive Perspective broadcast an episode that offered knowledge on what it is like to be in the entertainment field. My Positive Perspective host, Jason Deierlein was joined by comedian Brain T Shirley....

2013-08-15 23:26:56

This is one of several projects that add light years to life by promoting the positive power of laughter and humor. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Psychologist Steve Wilson announced a grant from the Laughter Arts & Sciences Foundation, 501.c.3, (LASF) in support of the “1,000 Red Noses Project”. According to the Project Director, Debra Joy Hart, a nurse, educator, and laughter therapist, who took the project to Peru in 2011, the next stop will be Komatsu, Japan, October...

2013-06-27 23:29:55

There is evidence that a woman’s good sense of humor can benefit her career. When 200 executives were asked to name the qualities that kept women from succeeding, lack of a sense of humor was near the top of the list. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Humor-wise, author, humorist, and feminist, Dr. Gina Barreca, sees the world changing for women at work. "Humor from women," she says, "is not only increasingly acceptable both individually and in a professional setting:...

2013-05-20 23:25:31

Good news! Laughter is not only fun, but many studies have shown that it's also healthy. Everything goes better with humor and you definitely don´t have to be able to tell jokes. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 Can you tell a joke well? Do people roll their eyes when you start to tell a joke? Would you like to be funnier as a speaker, teacher, presenter of any kind? Do you sometimes feel like your funny bone is missing? Can't think of a snappy comeback when someone hits you with a...

2013-04-13 23:03:35

Foolproof ways to make kids laugh and a laundry list of Mom approved jokes for kids has been published on Kids Activities Blog. The ideas are endless and will ensure memorable silly time with the whole family. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 13, 2013 One of the best things about being a parent is making the kids laugh. Kids Activities Blog has released some foolproof ways to turn up the laughter meter with jokes for kids. Some ways to start the giggle games are with a good old tickle fight....

Baby Laughter Project: Interview With Dr. Caspar Addyman
2012-11-13 15:38:29

Jedidiah Becker for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While our brains seem programmed to find baby laughter to be one of the most pleasant sounds imaginable, scientists at Birbeck University of London believe there´s also a lot that those adorable little coos and giggles can teach us about the early development of the human brain. Led by Dr. Caspar Addyman of university´s world-renowned BabyLab, a team of researchers is preparing to embark on a study that they´ve...


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