This is your brain on cartoons…

A New Yorker article explores why we laugh at cartoons — using New Yorker cartoons for illustration. Nice concept.

But if you think too hard about what makes humor, do you destroy it? I must admit that when someone says, “I take humor very seriously,” I do tend to look around for an escape route.

A psychologist speaks to a bunny on a couch.

See the New Yorker article illustrated with this cartoon.

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