remarkable things about laughter is that it occurs unconsciously. You don’t decide to do it. While we can consciously inhibit it, we don’t deliberately produce laughter. That’s why it’s very hard to laugh on command or to fake laughter. (Don’t take my word for it: Ask a friend to laugh on the spot...
days when we talk about “Laughter is the Best Medicine” or “Laugh Out Loud Jokes”. Let’s now go deeper into laughter itself, why we do it and how we do it. One will be surprised that laughter is not just because someone delivered the punchline right.
Most people, if not all, consider...
a bigger picture, the social picture. Health benefits can come from having fun with family and friends, and laughter just naturally goes along with that. While no one really knows the precise connection, we do know that it improves your quality of life.
What You Get When You Laugh
people think about differences in laughter at all.
We often ask ourselves, why do we laugh? The answer may seem obvious: We laugh when we perceive something funny. But the obvious answer is not correct, at least most of the time.
According to the expert Robert Provine; A PhD neurobiologist and...
which could do the trick. Researchers ask, “Why do we laugh?” Many believe we laugh because in certain situation it can be very necessary. Suppose you are in a situation where you feel uncomfortable, or overwhelmed. What do most people do? Most people may yell in frustration or burst out in tears, but...
that they only laugh at you and watch you fall and make mistakes, then they pick you up, dust you off and watch you do it all over again! Lololololol.
Who is going to be there when you need a shoulder to cry on? Or even someone to cry with you, but me crying with you wont happen I will just laugh...
life is a blank canvas. paint your own picture.
while living abroad for a year i've discovered that i really do have the whole world in my hands. cliche? maybe a little bit. but as big as the world is, the capacity we have as individuals to chart our own paths is much more powerful than mere...
to cast off his Hungarian background and becomes Canadian.
Discrimination by the English is one of the reasons why Sandor wants to be Canadian. He hates who the English laugh at and make fun of his name, “people laugh when they hear me say our name. They say ‘how do you spell it?’ The lady in the...
Why Do I....
Some times I feel so awkward, because I feel so embarrassed when I laugh on those things or moments where I shouldn't? Why do I laugh at Sicko Stuff? Why do I do it? I start laughing when my teacher missed her chair while she trying to sit on it...
happy feeling. These are all examples of what laughter is and how it is used. But why do we do it? What in nature created the laugh and made it so successful? There are a few theories out there about the biological benefits of laughter. Blood is thought to be oxygenated better, your internal organs...
Why do we laugh? Where did laughter come from? Is laughter good for our health? These questions come out of my mind whenever I laugh or hear someone laughing.
Laughter is to the heart. It raises spirits, eases life’s challenges, refreshes and heals. We may came from different countries, have...
Yeah, right. (chuckles, then nervously) Wait. Are we live right now?
Well, that was the idea, wasn't it? To be live? (laughs, nudges NOAH) So how do you want to do this?
Start. Do you want to go first or should I?
(cowers a bit)
Oh, no, no, I...
Speech on Childrens day
I am to give a five minute speech on Children's day in a school. This is what I want to say to them:
Happy Children's day, all of you. And I mean, all of you, all of us.
I find children's day very very special. Do you know why? Because the child in me also celebrates...
Why People Like Different Types of Movies?
Why do people like different types of movies? Everyone has a different preference on what kind of movie is the best. Сomedy, romance, and horror are different types of movies. The kind of movie can give information to what kind of person they...
, the way he reacted to things seemed very relatable to me, and I hadn’t seen another character like it in like 100 scripts. So that’s why when the period came up between New Moon and Eclipse, we only had two months, you can’t really do that much, it’s difficult to find a movie which can fit in such...
about Morbida's real identity.
Morbida: Spare me your mercy, Mom, Dad! Let me be free. Why are you even doing this to me?
Diana: Here's your food sister
Morbida: Dianna, help me. Please, I can't stand it here. Sister help me
Diana: I'm terribly sorry my sister but we need to do this to you...
I totally admit that im a very unique girl. I laugh alot and laugh at practically anything and everything. I do alot of random things but am proud of them because i think it makes me different. But i realise no matter how different i try to be, im still classified as a typical girl. i have long...
me, I don’t want you to forget about me, but we both want you to move on”. he said as he bent down to sit beside me. “Alice, you know I love you, and I would never make you do something that I didn’t think was good for you.” all I could say was “I know” as my eyes started to water. “Alice will you...
? Michel Angelo? Einstein? Samuel Morris? Leonard da Vinci? We laugh at the people who see what we cannot and attempt to lift us to new heights. We nailed one man to a cross for trying to teach us to love and help each other and stop cheating, steeling, lying and hurting each other. Do you laugh at the...
keeping healthy. Daily chores are less burdensome when we laugh while doing them. We aren't always having fun, but we do have a lot more fun with laughter than without. Laughter puts anxiety on a back burner for everyone. We can't laugh and worry at the same time.
Incorporate laughter into meetings...
business such as marketing and economy, etc. And, it even could relate to “Meaning” chapter sometime.
Why Play is so important?
During play, people could increase their social competence and emotional maturity. A research shows that if people could laugh five minutes loudly every day, they will...
millions of people combined. In that one mind then can tell that they don’t care of what happened to those people. The young mind is gradually developing from worse to worst.
The reason why we laugh at the sick jokes said to us is simply because we don’t care of what happened to the victim of the joke...
see pleasant and unpleasant things that will elate us and disappoint us, things that will make us laugh and cry, things that will make us proud and frustrated. We do not hold these back from our friends; they just have to know. We know our friend's joys, fears, weaknesses and strengths, good and...
. I agree with Douthat’s accusation that Borat has a way of dragging the laughs out of us even when the situation is completely absurd, but Douthat fails to answer two very important questions: Why are we laughing at Cohen what makes us laugh at the victims that surround him? This is portrayed...
" (Finnerty 1995).
On average children laugh 400 times per day, and adults only laugh 15 times per day. So if laughter is so good, why are we not doing more of it? Maybe there should be a laughing room added to the many health clubs in our nation. Although this might sound crazy, laughing clubs have...
laugh heartily, changes occur in many parts of the body, even the arm, leg and trunk muscles.
Laughter is a great thing – that is why we have all heard the saying “laughter is the best medicine”. I am sure you are wondering how laughter can affect us. We've long known that the ability to laugh is...
â€¢ It changes your emotional state to the positive
â€¢ It releases and transforms your emotional pain
â€¢ It develops your abdominal muscles
There are so many other benefits to laughter that it makes you wonder why we do not laugh more. If you want to enjoy a wonderful feeling, grab...
. Laughing does not come easy to many people. Many times we go to comedy shows, watch comical movies and listen to jokes to make us laugh. Everyone loves to laugh and that is why when one is laughing, the world laughs with you. There is also another meaning, which is when you are in good spirits and...
the people shout, Cornelia shouts.
T: Why are you sitting here, Cornelia? Does Marcus know?
C: Not mistaken, my friend. I expect Marcus, but now I fear that he has people wait. (Tullia and Aemilia laugh) Why do you laugh, friends? Why are you so happy?
A: We laugh, for you...
improves your health or boosts your energy, it undeniably improves your quality of life.
"Obviously, I'm not anti-laughter," says Provine. "I'm just saying that if we enjoy laughing, isn't that reason enough to laugh? Do you really need a prescription?"
This article was reprinted with kind permission...