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humor

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The math of humor: Why 'snunkoople' makes you squeal

A mathematical formula that predicts which words people find funny might not get its own Comedy Central special, but it does offer insights into the human mind.

By December 1, 2015

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Man makes 'humorous' mugshot his Facebook profile pic

Robert Burt's new mugshot shows him wearing a T-shirt depicting his previous mugshot. Art or asinine?

By August 18, 2014

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Kim Kardashian stretches for humor in T-Mobile's Super Bowl ad

Technically Incorrect: Debuting her ad on last night's "Conan," the "famous person" decides to show her funny side. Did she succeed?

By January 27, 2015

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Amazon puts Zombie Apocalypse clause into terms and conditions

Technically Incorrect: In the fine print for a games-development engine called Lumberyard, Amazon allows itself a smile. Unless it knows something we don't, of course.

By February 10, 2016

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Steve Harvey reprises famous Miss Universe moment for T-Mobile

Technically Incorrect: T-Mobile decides that the presenter's mistake in naming Miss Colombia the winner is ripe for its advertising during the Super Bowl.

By February 7, 2016

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Internet unsure if ancient Greek 'laptop' is a Mac or a PC

Commentary: The Internet is in a tizzy over a Greek carving from 100 B.C. that resembles an open laptop, and CNET writer Amanda Kooser wants to believe.

By February 8, 2016

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Watch a robot golfer make a hole-in-one on the PGA Tour

Technically Incorrect: You knew it had to come to this. A robot golfer tees up on a par 3 at a PGA tournament and upstages everyone.

By February 5, 2016

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Trump says repeating someone's vulgarity is 'like a retweet'

The presidential candidate steps into the politics of Twitter. He says repeating an audience member's rude colloquialism aimed at Ted Cruz was like a retweet.

By February 9, 2016

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Lego Star Wars game teaser lovingly mocks 'Force Awakens' trailer

The new Lego Star Wars game gets its parody on with a funny take on the very first "Force Awakens" movie trailer.

By February 2, 2016

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Museum's 155-year-old mouse trap catches a fresh rodent

Some inventions stand the test of time, like this still-functioning old mouse trap that wasn't ready to resign itself to history just yet.

By February 4, 2016