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Thread #118593   Message #2588304
Posted By: meself
13-Mar-09 - 05:09 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: Gallows Humour-laughing at death/disease
Subject: RE: Folklore: Gallows Humor-laughing at death/disease
Okay, so can we all agree that humour is used as a way of dealing with misery and death? If we're all agreed, then those of us who are not particularly taken with the jokes themselves can go away, and leave the others to their amusements ...