Funny dating jokes and date humor
Then he dissects the experience and points out absurdities people don't realize they've overlooked.
The joke creates a violation by challenging the assumption that the behavior of pilots and flight attendants makes sense.
He found that jokey complaining helped people make a good impression, which jibes well with BVT.
This is great news for those who can serve up hilarious one-liners on demand, but what about everyone else?"When people say they're looking for someone with a 'good' sense of humor, they mean a well-matched sense of humor," said Mc Graw."You shouldn't just have an arsenal of jokes that everyone finds funny.Moping about your no-good, very bad, horrible day on a date is poor form, but mining your mishaps for potential jokes is just resourceful.In his newest study, Mc Graw explored the value of humorous complaining.
By analyzing comedians doing what they do best, Mc Graw came up with a theory of humor he calls "Benign Violation Theory" (let's call it BVT).